Mull Argyll


Descriptive gazetteer entries

These other entries in our collection of descriptive gazetteers are also about Mull. You may be able to find further references to Mull in the descriptive gazetteers by doing a full-text search here.

Place Type of entry Source
Mull an island Groome
Mull, Sound of the boomerang-shaped belt of sea Groome

Travel writing

This website includes the complete texts of books describing journeys around Britain, written between the twelfth and nineteenth centuries. Selecting one of the links below will take you to the first reference to Mull within the selected text. This will not always be a description of a visit: travellers often mention places other than where they are, for example as a basis for comparison.

Traveller Section No. of Refs.
George Head Visiting Mull 6
Thomas Pennant August 30-September 5: The Great Glen and Argyll 2
George Head The Caledonian Canal 1

This website includes two large libraries, of historical travel writing and of entries from nineteenth century gazetteers describing places. We have text from these sources available for these places near your location:

Place Mentioned in Travel Writing Mentioned in Hist. Gazetteer
Kilfinichen 0 2
Salen 0 2
Aros 0 2
Inchkenneth 0 2
Torosay 0 2
Lochbuie 0 2
Carsaig 0 2
Ulva 0 2
Kinlochspelvie 0 2
Lochaline 0 2
Kilninian 0 2
Gometra 0 2
Tobermory 17 2
Kilvickeon 0 1
Duart 0 3
Bunessan 0 3
Auchnacraig 0 2
Staffa 12 2
Morvern 2 3
Cairn Na Burgh Beg 0 2