The image below is of the The Lamlash
Highland Clearance Memorial, giving
information on Arran people that were forced
to emigrate in the years between 1829 and
On the 25th April 1829, 86 locals departed
Lamlash on the 196 ton brig Caledonia, as the
Rev A Mackay preached from a Mound by the
pier. These were the first locals of Arran to
move to Canada and America.
The Caledonia arrived at Quebec City on
the 25th June 1829.