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Shiaba Ruins

Address: Scotland
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Ranked #21 of 25 Attractions in Isle of Mull
Type: Ancient Ruins, Sights & Landmarks
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Type: Ancient Ruins, Sights & Landmarks
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

Our walk to Shiaba was done on a gorgeous September day and we were rewarded with outstanding views towards Jura and Carsaig. We recommend reading about 17thC/18thC life on Mull and this abandoned village in particular before the walk. The village provokes all sorts of thoughts and feelings.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2012

Wonderful walk with fantastic scenery and the ruins very atmospheric.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2010

Shiaba is probably not the best preserved ruined township on the Isle of Mull but it is still interesting and historically significant. Good views are to be had of Malcolm's Point from Shiaba, from Dun A' Gheard (Fort of the Guard) and from at Sron an Dobhrain, When I got to the Trig Station above cliffs at Traigh Bhan Na... More 

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