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James Stewart Memorial

South end of Ballachulish Bridge, Ballachulish, Scotland
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Worth the walk

Lovely experience one that i will certainly take friends and family on when they visit, head to the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Sarah Charley A
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Interesting

This was on my walk from the Ballachulish Hotel to the bridge. Glad there was information to... read more

Reviewed 15 November 2017
vjv2007
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Tampa, FL
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South end of Ballachulish Bridge, Ballachulish, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Lovely experience one that i will certainly take friends and family on when they visit, head to the top the view is well worth it! Most beautiful part of Scotland.

Thank Sarah Charley A
Reviewed 15 November 2017

This was on my walk from the Ballachulish Hotel to the bridge. Glad there was information to explain the monument. There are many steps to climb.

Thank vjv2007
Reviewed 14 November 2017

You can view the monument and then go across the bridge and view Loch Linnhe from one side and Loch Leven on the other side. Beautiful views.

Thank bellalinda88
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We found this memorial by accident as we went for a walk after breakfast before we left the hotel. There are information boards explaining the history of James Stewart who was hanged after being wrongly accused of murder in 1752.

Thank Alastair21
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Found this little gem up by the bridge into Ballachulish. Very touching. A short where an executing took place 300 years ago. Nice little walk up from the wavefront.

Thank Liz H
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Quite a climb for someone from Lincolnshire, but a nice viewpoint .The memorial is well kept and informative.

Thank Jane D
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Whilst historically interesting there not an awful lot to see. Worthwhile stopping foe a visit if you're in this part of the Highlands.

Thank Paul D
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Its a bit over grown but has lovely vews of the lock its a nice monument but needs some tlc but still nice

Thank andybate1967
Reviewed 28 November 2016

We have visited thus often over the past 50 years. The story is very moving and encourages you to read Robert Louis Stevensons Kidnapped

Thank Elspeth B
Reviewed 23 October 2016

we found this whilst we were taking a stroll from the hotel along part of the disused railway line. We had no idea of this and of the sad story connected with the monument.

Thank Bob B
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