The appeal of the original “true” tales have been kept in the retelling of them, but in such a way as to ensure their faithfulness to actual historical events. Sketches and watercolours illustrate each tale; map references allow visitors and residents alike to explore the events depicted on the ground – or follow it in their armchair!
After a working life involving the sea in various forms, Tony Dalton has had several articles of historical interest published, as well as the definitive tome ‘British Royal Yachts’. He and most of his family live in Argyll.
Illustration for tale 7 – “The Lady Rock”