Harris, Outer Hebrides Overview
Harris divides naturally into northern and southern parts which are separated by West and East Loch Tarbert. These halves are joined by a narrow isthmus at the main settlement of Tarbert.
The bedrock of Harris is largely Lewisian gneisses, which were laid down in the Precambrian period, interspersed with igneous intrusions. One of these intrusions forms the summit plateau of the mountain Roinebhal. The rock here is anorthosite, and is similar in composition to rocks found in the mountains of the Moon.
Harris is a part of historic Inverness-shire, and was administered as such under older administrative divisions. In the 2001 census, Harris had a usually resident population of 1,984.It is part of the South Lewis, Harris and North Uist National Scenic Area, one of 40 in Scotland.
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The Laphroaig distillery was established in 1815 by Donald and Alexander Johnston. The Johnstons who founded Laphroaig were from the Clan Donald and are likely to be from the MacIain of Ardnamurchan branch of the clan. The family anglicized their name to Johnston.
The standard Lagavulin single malt is 16 years old (43%), though they regularly release a 12-year-old cask strength variety, a Distiller's edition finished in Pedro Ximénez casks, and 25- and 30-year-old varieties. A recent[when?
Ardbeg Distillery ( Scottish Gaelic: Taigh-stail Àirde Beaga) is a Scotch whisky distillery on the south coast of the isle of Islay, Argyll and Bute, Scotland, in the Inner Hebrides group of islands. The distillery is owned by Louis Vuitton Moët Hennessy, and produces a heavily peated Islay whisky.
Finlaggan Castle ( Scottish Gaelic: Port an Eilein, Anglicised: Fort of the Island), also known as Eilean Mor Castle is a ruined fortified house located on the isle of Eilean Mór on Loch Finlaggan, Islay, Scotland. It was once a residence and stronghold of Lord of the Isles and Clan Macdonald.
Die Islay Woollen Mill ist eine ehemalige Wollmühle etwa 1,5 km östlich der Ortschaft Bridgend auf der schottischen Hebrideninsel Islay. Sie liegt etwa 100 m südlich der A846, an ihrem Abschnitt zwischen Bridgend und Ballygrant, am Südufer des Sorn. Eine einbogige Steinbrücke führt von dort aus über den Fluss. Am 3.
The Kilchoman Distillery is a distillery that produces single malt Scotch whisky on Islay, an island of the Inner Hebrides. The distillery is situated on the western side of Islay, near the small settlement of Kilchoman.
Welcome to Persabus Pottery Situated five minutes from Port Askaig on the road to Bunahabhain Persabus Pottery offers a unique setting in which to unwind and explore your creativity. We have a wide range of ceramics for sa le.
The Bunnahabhain Distillery was founded in 1881 near Port Askaig on Islay. The village of Bunnahabhain was founded to house its workers. The distillery is owned by CL Financial.
Islay Ales is the only brewery on the beautiful Isle of Islay, off the West Coast of Scotland and produces hand crafted, high quality cask and bottle conditioned beers, also known as real ale
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The undescribable Isle of Harris, Outer Hebrides
It is impossible to put into words how wonderful this place is. I have also put on the end of the film a Time Lapse of the tide coming in at Luskentyre Bay.
Scotland: seals and scenery at Harris (Outer Hebrides) hd-video.mp4
Music by the Fureys. Watch the beautiful scenery of this remote island.
Driving on Lewis/Harris, Outer Hebrides, Scotland
Driving on Harris.
Todun Summit, Isle of Harris, Outer Hebrides
Just basic unedited iPhone footage from the top of Todun, a 528m mountain in the beautiful Isle of Harris. To get there, we (me and Dougal the dog) had already had to do a 300m climb then drop back to sea level (that's the words lost in the pan right).
Dawn ferry from Skye arrives in the Isle of Harris, Outer Hebrides, Scotland
The ferry from Uig, Isle of Skye, arrives in Tarbert, Isle of Harris, Outer Hebrides, at just before 7.30am. The wind is absolutely still and the sea is so calm that it runs like mercury from either side of the ship's wash. The dark silhouettes of the hills are beginning to show their form.
Harris, Outer Hebrides, Scotland - MountianBike
This tour is not dedicated to MountainBikes, be careful if you try. There are big loose stones and steps. Most of the serpentines are exposed! If you are not sure better dismount and walk a bike. But the landscape is absolutely fabulous. Ps.
Harris, Outer Hebrides
Trip to Harris and Lewis May 2013
Sea, sand, sheep and sunshine - Isle of Harris, Outer Hebrides, Scotland
The pictures say it all.
The beautiful Isle of Harris - Outer Hebrides - Scotland
A video of me just panning around whilst on a visit to the stunning Isle of Harris a few weeks ago. Harris is connected to the Isle of Lewis an forms part of a chain of Islands off the West Coast of Scotland known as the Outer Hebrides.
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