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Islay the land of the lordship by David H. Caldwell

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Published by Birlinn in Edinburgh .
Written in English


  • Islay (Scotland) -- History,
  • Islay (Scotland) -- Social life and customs

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [369]-381) and index.

StatementDavid H. Caldwell.
LC ClassificationsDA890.I8 C355 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 396 p. :
Number of Pages396
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23071033M
ISBN 101841583588
ISBN 109781841583587
LC Control Number2008278483

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THE ILICH – PEOPLE OF ISLAY. By Dr. David H Caldwell. Click here for a reference map from Dr. Caldwell. Introduction. Islay is one of the main islands of the Inner Hebrides, the one nearest Ireland. It is about 19 miles wide and 25 miles from north to south, with the reputation of being one of the most fertile of the Western Isles. A second list of Islay People: extracted from the Book of Islay Rent Rolls , , and map, Statistics of the Parish of Kildalton, Rent Roll , A Rent Roll of Islay , The New Guide to Islay , lists of The Founders of Port Ellen in This book gives the history of the Isle of Islay off the south west coast of Scotland. It also provides a guide of what to see for the visitor and has notes on some walks and the abundant nature that can be found on and around the island.5/5(3). Islay book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Deaf himself, Lyson C. Sulla had a Great American Dream -- to become Governor /5.

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