Mull of Galloway


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Mull of Galloway

(găl`əwā), headland, 239 ft (73 m) high, Dumfries and Galloway, SW Scotland, the southernmost extremity of Scotland, on the southern tip of the Rhinns of Galloway.
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Further afield, take a road trip along the South West Coastal 300, visiting the harbour village of Portpatrick and the Mull of Galloway Lighthouse at Scotland's southernmost point.
It reaches the most southerly point in Scotland at Mull of Galloway and visits the county's highest village, Wanlockhead, nestled in the Lowther Hills at 1531ft above sea level.
Boats finding shelter around the Mull of Galloway have taken good numbers of pollock to 4lb, wrasse and a few hounds.
"The peculiar thing is he mentions being a bird watcher and a member of the RSPB and his bottle washed up in Scotland and was found right here in the Mull of Galloway which is a bird protection sanctuary.
Nathan Liam Malcolm had a great few days at the Mull of Galloway, taking at least 20 pollock in the 2-4lb range, three around 5lb, and Nathan with the best at 7lb on lures, along with bass to 2.5lb and dogfish.
Atlantis earlier in the year acquired Marine Current Turbines from Siemens AG, which comprised lease deals on two further tidal development sites in the Mull of Galloway and Brough Ness with a combined 130MW capacity.
Nearby is the Mull of Galloway nature reserve where thousands of sea birds nest in the cliffs in spring and summer.
The centre, which covers waters from the Point of Ayr on the Dee Estuary through Merseyside, Morecambe and South Cumbria, all the way up to the Mull of Galloway, is to close later this year with the loss of up to 20 jobs.
Over three days we just scratched the surface of what's on offer, but there are botanical gardens nearby, the Mull of Galloway, and numerous harbours, coves and bays to explore.
These charters usually operate out of the Mull of Galloway, Scotland's most southerly point, but early in the year they head up to Oban for the massive common skate that frequent the area.