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The 13th century Kisimul Castle, Island of Barra, Outer Hebredes, Scotland. Seat of the Clan MacNeil, Chief of Clan MacNeil taught in the US and had Barack Obama in one of his classes. He predicted that he would be the first black president of the US, he was proved right!

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Kisimul Castle is a small medieval castle located in the centre of Castlebay on Barra, an island of the Outer Hebrides, Scotland. It is home to Clan MacNeil.

Castlebay (Scottish Gaelic: Bàgh a' Chaisteil) is the main village and a community council area on the island of Barra in the Outer Hebrides of Scotland. It is located on the south coast of the island, and overlooks a bay in the Atlantic Ocean dominated by Kisimul Castle, as well as nearby islands such as Vatersay.