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Inchcolm Abbey and Island Souvenir Guide

Front cover of Inchcolm Abbey and Island souvenir guide

From Alexander the Fierce to World War Two, Inchcolm Abbey’s story is an amazing insight into Scotland’s history.

Founded by the decree of a king seeking safety in a storm, fortified by military defences to match threats from medieval England and 20th century Europe, this monastic settlement is also home to one of Scotland’s most famous written histories.

Learn more about Inchcolm Abbey’s story, and enjoy some of Scotland’s most stunning scenery in this fully illustrated souvenir guide.

  • Audiences:

    Visitors, Members
  • Date Published:

    18 October 2018
  • Publisher:

    Historic Environment Scotland
  • Publication Types:

    Official Souvenir Guide
  • Author(s):

    Kirsty Owen

    Kirsty is Senior Archaeology Manager at Historic Environment Scotland
  • Format(s):

    36 pages, 147mm x 210mm
  • Language: