Inchgarvie was the site of a castle built for King James IV, Construction began in 1491.
Over the centuries, the island has been used as a compulsory refuge for victims of the Grandgore, (syphilis), a prison and a place of exile for the plague-stricken.
The island was fortified and permanently manned during both World Wars but has been uninhabited ever since.
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