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Ross of Mull Historical Centre

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Stimulates the imagination about the locality in dozens of varied ways

You reach the Centre and the adjacent mill ruins across a footbridge that crosses the Bunessan Burn... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2018
svhoxford
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Oxford, United Kingdom
What a wonderful surprise

We had an intersting look around but the real fun started when the very obliging lady volunteer... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
contravellers
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York, United Kingdom
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Millbrae Cottage, Bunessan PA67 6DP, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 June 2018

You reach the Centre and the adjacent mill ruins across a footbridge that crosses the Bunessan Burn which once powered the mill - an intriguing, nostalgic introduction. The mill and the remnants of its machinery take your mind back to its central place in the...More

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Reviewed 11 July 2017

We had an intersting look around but the real fun started when the very obliging lady volunteer told us about the archives which we were able to investigate. Could have stayed here for a whole day looking through records. Imagine our surprise when we found...More

1  Thank contravellers
Reviewed 6 June 2017

This centre is run by volunteers who are very pleased to explain the exhibits and tell you about their life in the area. Well worth a visit

1  Thank hawkin17
Reviewed 1 November 2016

The friendly staff were so helpful and informative. We learned such a lot about Mull whilst there and had a very good cup of tea. Lots to see and do.

1  Thank Jean P
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Stopped off on route to Iona. The chap there was friendly and knowledgeable about the local history. They have tea & coffee on sale (very good coffee & not silly prices! ) & a toilet..... will definitely stop off again on next trip.

2  Thank E M
Reviewed 22 June 2016

Not as well publicised as I think it should be, it deserves more visitors. The Historical Centre is Tardis like, there is far more on the inside than the outside suggests is possible. It gives a fantastic overview of life on the island and how...More

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Reviewed 2 November 2015

Who would have thought that a little town like Bunessan would have such a fantastic resource center! Came with some knowledge of where my kin came from on Mull and left with proof that they came from the area around Penncross plus we found another...More

4  Thank Jack M
Reviewed 13 October 2015 via mobile

The centre isn't huge; it is staffed by volunteers who were more than willing to help and offer suggestions in the local area. There is a small amount of information on display in the centre which is worth a read.

1  Thank Kate M
Reviewed 8 July 2015

Warm welcome, informative display and helpful volunteer. A great way to get an overview of the history of the area or dig deeper if you have the time. Well worth a visit.

1  Thank Jc T
Reviewed 8 June 2015

ROMHC is located just as you enter Bunessan it is signposted from the road with a small carpark, the entrance is through a gate and along the small stream. It is situated on the site of the old local water mill built in the 18th...More

3  Thank lancashirescott
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