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Artornish Castle

Artornish Castle

Photographer: Thompson, Stephen

Medium: Photographic print

Date: 1871

Shelfmark: 11642.bb.50

Item number: 28

Length: 7.9

Width: 11.3

Scale: Centimetres

Genre: Photograph

Artornish Castle, the seat of the "lofty Lorn" in Walter Scott's 'Lord of the Isles,' where the fair Edith awaited the coming of her spouse, Lord Ronald, only to have their reunion retarded by the arrival of royal fugitives.

"Slender and steep, and battled round,

O'erlooked, dark Mull! thy mighty Sound."

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