“Definitely worth a look.
Such history – wonderful!”


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Natural history


Walks around Arisaig

Seven routes with sketch maps and interesting details about the heritage and wildlife you might see.

20 pages, A5, laminated cover, Updated 2016
£2.50 (plus £1 p&p)


Larachmhor Garden

An introduction to the history of this remarkable rhododendron collection, now looked after by the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh.

16 pages, A5, colour photos
Published 2012
£2.50 (plus £1 p&p)


Fungi of Larachmhor Garden

A guide to the amazing fungi found in Arisaig’s own wild ‘botanic garden’, with colour photos and short descriptions of the fungi you might see.

28 pages, A5, colour photos
Published 2016
£2.99 (plus £1 p&p)



An archaeological survey of the Rhu peninsular, 2012-2016

A detailed description of the many historical settlements scattered across the Rhu peninsula, with maps and photographs, plus information on the families who lived there.

137 pages, A4, laminated covers, colour images, published 2016
£18.00 (plus £3.30 p&p)

Wartime and SOE


Arisaig and the Special Operations Executive

A description of how the SOE trained in Arisaig, with lists of the men and women who became agents and accounts of European operations (including the Czech mission to assassinate Reinhard Heydrich).

100 pages, A4, laminated covers, colour photos, published 2016
£10.00 (plus £2.75 p&p)


Para-military training in Scotland during
World War Two

A fascinating compilation of wartime memories written by those were trained in Arisaig and those who trained them.

74 pages, A4, laminated covers, published 2000, revised and updated in 2016
£10.00 (plus £2.75 p&p)

Special Operations Executive Driving Trail

Special Operations Executive Driving Trail

Follow this driving tour around the local houses used by the SOE as wartime training establishments. (The properties are privately owned and cannot be visited, but most are accessible and visible from the road).

16 pages, A5, published 2015
£2.50 (plus £1 p&p)