Islay Photographs 1902-1960

Following on the World War II history around the Islay airport I spent an afternoon doing some research on old old Islay. I came across a really fascinating resource from the University of St Andrews and the photographic collection it has digitised online forms the basis of the content for this article. If you wish […]

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Bowmore Small Batch

With a traditional bitter west of Scotland January weather starting to set in I was time to finish off an Islay bargain. The Distillery Bowmore distillery is on the Isle of Islay at coast in the village of Bowmore. It was the first distillery on the island being founded in 1779. As with so many […]

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