But the captain had no chart; he was afraid to trust his brig so deep among the islands; and the wind serving well, he preferred to go by west of Tiree and come up under the southern coast of the great Isle of Mull.
But after nightfall, when we had turned the end of Tiree and began to head more to the east, the sea came right astern.
The total at Wick was down by 1.8% to 19,450 and lower by 1.3% at Tiree
As the Tiree
Music Festival, one of Scotland's most remote events, turns 10, we take a look back at its beginnings and how they plan to celebrate this milestone.
- Nicknamed Hawaii of the North, Tiree
is all about pristine beaches, big surf, and an easy-going music festival.
Allan MacCallum, 46, was inspecting the new hay baler machine - which compresses crops into compact bales - at the family croft on Saturday on the Isle of Tiree
, Scotland when he got into difficulty.
Mark Campbell appeared at Hamilton Sheriff Court last week and denied shouting, swearing, making offensive remarks and uttering threats of violence in Tiree
Crescent on May 11 last year.
The journey from his home in Balemartine on the Isle of Tiree
will be documented by the team behind Baftawinning documentary Marty Goes to Hollywood.
The orca, named Lulu, was stranded on Tiree
on January 3.
Inquiries are continuing into the cause of the accident, which occurred during a flight between Dundee and Tiree
David and Margaret Ann Rous were flying from Dundee to be with family on the Isle of Tiree
, Inner Hebrides, when the PA28 Piper Cherokee light aircraft came down on Saturday afternoon.