Insh, Slate Islands
|Meaning of name||island|
Insh shown within Argyll and Bute
|OS grid reference|
|Island group||Slate Islands|
|Area||33 hectares (82 acres)|
|Highest elevation||69 m|
|Sovereign state||United Kingdom|
|Council area||Argyll and Bute|
One of the Slate Islands, Insh Island lies a mile (1.5 km) northeast of Ellenabeich in Seil. It is separated from it by the Sound of Insh. The island rises to 69m (226 feet) and is 36 ha in area. The private owner, David Brearley lived in a cave at the north end between 1973 and 2003.
- Rick Livingstone’s Tables of the Islands of Scotland (pdf) Argyll Yacht Charters. Retrieved 12 Dec 2011.
- Haswell-Smith, Hamish (2004). The Scottish Islands. Edinburgh: Canongate. ISBN 978-1-84195-454-7.
- Ordnance Survey. Get-a-map (Map). 1:25,000. Leisure. Retrieved 21 August 2013.[dead link]
- "Insh Island". Gazetteer for Scotland. Retrieved 14 November 2009.
- "The Insh Island Sea Fans" (PDF). Northern Sea Fan Project. Retrieved 13 November 2009.