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List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
BREACHACHA CASTLE Breachacha Castle D. Kennedy Grimsary
George Andrew Lonban
J.L.Stewart Esq tenant
050 A large three sided Building with offices attached situated west of the north end of Loch Breachacha about five miles south west of the village of Arinagour the property of J.L. Steuart Esq the tenant
CASTLE (In Ruins) [Breachacha] Castle
(In Ruins)
D. Kennedy Grimsary
George Andrew Lonban
J.L. Stewart Esq
050 Ruins of an old Castle situated on the west side of the north end of Loch Breachacha and about midways between the modern Castle and offices, the property of J.L. Steuart Esq.
LOCH BREACHACHA Loch Breachacha D. Kennedy Grimsary
George Andrew Lonban
J.L. Stewart Esq
050 An extensive arm of the sea running northward to Breachacha Castle from the Sea

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Sheet 50 Plan 6 -- Island of Coll -- County of Argyll -- Coll Ph [Parish]

[Note under Castle (In Ruins):]
"The old Castle of Breacacha, formerly
the residence of the chiefs of the Macleans,
was probably built before their time by
some Lords of the Isles". Imperial Gazetteer of Scotland.

[Signed] John Durran Sapper R.E. [Royal Engineers]

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