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Oa, Islay

Oa, Islay

Oa is a peninsula which rises steadily from sea level at Kilnaughton Chapel and graveyard to 202 metres at Beinn Mhor, which is the most southerly point. A few miles to the west is the American Memorial (the Momument) on the Mull of Oa which is 131 metres high. There is the Oa RSPB Nature reserve.

 

Title: Oa, Islay
Record Type: Locations
Gaelic Name: An Obha
Type: Peninsula
Record Maintained By: CEU
Subject Id: 108419