Puffer at Craighouse pier, Isle of Jura

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Picture of a puffer tied up at a small pier in a remote loch
Puffer at Craighouse pier, Isle of Jura

Once a frequent visitor to Islay and Jura, now the only ones remaining are used as cruise ships or are being lovingly restored by enthusiasts. Here a puffer is visiting Craighouse on Jura on a beautiful June afternoon. The Paps of Jura visible in the background towards the left of centre.

The Flying Dutchman in the Bay of Small Isles, Isle of Jura

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Picture of the sailing schooner Flying Dutchman anchored in a bay
The Flying Dutchman in the Bay of Small Isles, Isle of Jura

A regular visitor to Islay and Jura, here the schooner Flying Dutchman is anchored in the Bay of Small Isles just off Craighouse on Jura

Corran Sands panorama, Isle of Jura

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Panoramic picture of a wide bay with a sandy beach, some small islands in the distance
Corran Sands panorama, Isle of Jura

A panoramic view of this popular beach on Islay’s neighbour Jura. Loch na Mile on the left, the Bay of Small Isles in the distance on the right. You can’t really see it in this view, but Craighouse in the distance on the right.