Grasspoint on Mull – Yashicamat 124G

I last visited Grasspoint in about 1983, when I was supposed to be walking the West Highland Way but wimped out due to pain in my knee. I made my way to Oban and wanted to visit Mull, but found that the Calmac ferries were on strike.

A notice on the pier advertised a pleasure boat trip to Grasspoint, so I took up the offer. I remember being fascinated by the location; Grasspoint consisting of two houses accessible either by boat or a long single-track road from near Craignure.

I always wanted to go back some day and that day arrived as part of my week-long holiday on Mull, this time arriving by road rather than sea.

Grasspoint cottage
The harbour
Looking up Loch Linhe
The white building in the distance is the lighthouse on the island of Lismore

All images taken in Ilford HP5+ at box speed in a Yashicamat 124G and developed in HC110.

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