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Isthmus between Arrochar, Loch Long and Tarbet, Loch Lomond. The name Tarbet is derived from gaelic, An Tairbeart, meaning an isthmus

VIKING INVASIONS OF LOCH LOMOND

From the 9th century until the 13th century much of Scotland’s western seaboard was dominated by Viking overlords. In 1263, when King Haakon IV of Norway caught wind of skirmishes on the Isle of Skye between Norse and Scots soldiers, resolved…

Tag Archive for: Hebrides

Clan MacFarlane 49th AGM At The Loch Lomond Gathering & Tour of Scotland

All  International Clan MacFarlane Society members are cordially invited to attend the Clan MacFarlane 49th Annual General Meeting and Loch Lomond Gathering at the Luss Highland Games to be held June 28 - July 2 in Arrochar…