West Ardnamurchan Vintage Photographs, a collection of photographs at least 40 years old – here.

A sixteen-minute 16mm silent colour film about West Ardnamurchan, filmed in 1949/50 by Iain Dunnachie, is on the National Library of Scotland’s ‘Moving Image Archive’ – here.

Clan MacIain website – here.

Mingary Castle – a blog about the rebuilding and refurbishment of Mingary Castle – here.


The Ardnamurchan Transitions Project has been excavating at Swordle since 2006. In 2011 they discovered a Viking boat burial which contained the remains of a warrior with his spear, shield, sword, axe and drinking horn. Their site is here.


West Ardnamurchan Fox Club Financial Statement 1960-61, courtesy Dorothy Parker nee Colthart – here.

List of rents of farms in Ardnamurchan extracted from the Assessment Role 1897-98, courtesy Dorothy Parker nee Colthart – here.


The Tobar an Dualchais website has seven recordings relaying to Kilchoan and plenty more if searching Ardnamurchan. The link is – here.


Books & Booklets:

AHHA publications – here

Lost Place-Names of Ardnamurchan & Moidart – JE Kirby

Night Falls on Ardnamurchan – Alasdair Maclean

Walks Around West Ardnamurchan – booklet, walks of historical interest – available locally