Castle Tioram, Clanranald and MacDonald Archives

by Gordon Barr

The documents scheduled within these pages are held within the Moidart Local History Group and can be inspected by prior arrangement. Regrettably, it is not currently possible to provide or send out copies.

An approach from any person willing and able to produce versions of these documents (at no cost) for our web site would be most welcome. Please contact our Message Board.

 

B 0001

MacDonalds
book
20/4/00

1998, Feb
Castle Tioram
Castle Tioram - The Historical Background by Athol Murray, 1998. Account from 1320's till sale in 1997 to Anta Estates. Good sources and bibliography at the end.
Iain Crawford, Salen

B 0004

book
8/9/00

1978 Castle Tioram in Moidart
Where did the stolen coins from the castle go? WHighland Museum? Description of the castle and history of Clan Chiefs 1373 to 1715.
Christian Aikman et al.

B 0006

booklets
7/11/00

Castle Tioram
Three booklets on the redevelopment of Castle Tioram. Conservation Strategy (B 0006/1). Planning Application (B 0006/2). Visitor Management (B 0006/3).
ARPL Lorimer

B 0008

booklet
23/1/01

Castle Tioram
Part 1. The Documentary Evidence. Glasgow University Archaeology Research Division, 1998
ARPL Lorimer

B 0009

booklet
23/1/01

Castle Tioram
Part 2. Topographical and Archaeological Survey of Eilean Tioram. Glasgow University Archaeology Research Division, 1998
ARPL Lorimer

B 0010

booklet
23/1/01

Castle Tioram
Part 3.An Underwater Survey at Castle Tioram, in Loch Moidart. Glasgow University Archaeology Research Division, 1998
ARPL Lorimer

B 0011

booklet
23/1/01

Castle Tioram
Part 4.Building Analysis and Interpretation. Glasgow University Archaeology Research Division, 1998
ARPL Lorimer

B 0012

booklet
23/1/01

Castle Tioram
Part 6.A Report on the Archaeological Resource. Glasgow University Archaeology Research Division, 1999.
ARPL Lorimer

B 0013

booklet
23/1/01

Castle Tioram
Part 8. The Geophysical Survey. Glasgow University Archaeology Research Division, 1999.
ARPL Lorimer

B 0014

booklet
23/1/01

Castle Tioram
An Underwater Investigation of Loch Moidart and its Relationship to Eilean Tioram. DA McCullough & MAS Taylor. 1999.
ARPL Lorimer

B 0015

booklet
23/1/01

Castle Tioram
The Historical Background. Athol Murray. 1998.
ARPL Lorimer

B 0016

booklet
23/1/01

Castle Tioram
Landscape arounf Castle Tioram: the historical evidence. Glasgow University Archaeology Research Division, 1999.
ARPL Lorimer

G 0003

General Information Vikings
19/8/00

1079 Scottish Crown acknowledged Norse as sovereigns of islands of the West except those in Clyde. 800 on Norse begin to come into Ardnam. Around 1125 Somerled becomes leader in Morvern. 1140 marries Ragnhildis, daughter of Olaf the Red, king of Sudereys & Man. 1156 treaty ended warring against Norwegians. Ardnam goes to Somerled but all land north remained under Norwegian control for another
100 years. Somerled killed in 1164 at Renfrew fighting Malcolm IV. Grandson Donald founder of Clan Donald.
Ardnamurchan - Annals of the parish p3

G 0006

General Information

Alexander MacDonald
29/9/00

1820 Alexander MacDonald was born in Glenuig, Moidart July 15th 1820. He settled in Keppoch, Antigonish County, NS in 1830. 'Bthadh nam Fear' composed by AMacD, 'the Keppoch Bard'. Helen Crichton & Calum MacLeod 'Gaelic Songs of Nova Scotia' Dept of Secretary of State of Canada. 1964. p141 (Copy in Sabhal Mr Library)
Gaelic Songs of Nova Scotia

G 0007

General Information. Fr Charles Macdonald's Memorial Fund
29/9/00

ca 1900 Source for local names in Moidart with location and amounts contributed to erection of cross in memory of Fr Charles Macdonald.

G 0017

General Information
11/10/00

Caolas mr, Ewan MacDonald Innis a'Chulun. Letter and notes about a line of Macdonalds traceable to 1684. Malcolm MacDonald, Australia
(Some of which is now reproduced elsewhere on the Moidart History Group web pages)

N 0001

Newspaper article
18/4/00
1999 (21/2)

Castle Tioram
Article on the proposals to restore Castle Tioram by Bronson Conrad. Garmoran Trust to be created. Iain Crawford is an advisor to Anta Estates.Artist's impression of the development and Aerial photograph by Michael MacGregor.
Scotland on Sunday, p7

N 0005

Newspaper cutting
26/4/00

1942
Castle Tioram
Naval Commando training. Bill Whiteley reminiscence and photograph.
De tha dol?

N 0009

Newspaper cutting
28/9/00

Castle Tioram
Start of restoration work on Castle Tioram
Lochaber Life, 94, Aug 2000

Last updated Wednesday, October 16, 2002