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TITLE
Kyle of Lochalsh and the Cuillins, Isle of Skye
EXTERNAL ID
HCD00212
PLACENAME
Kyle of Lochalsh
DISTRICT
South West Ross
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
ROSS: Lochalsh
PERIOD
1930s
CREATOR
Duncan Macpherson
SOURCE
Skye and Lochalsh Archive Centre
ASSET ID
11939
KEYWORDS
village
station
railway
Cuillins
Kyle of Lochalsh
Kyle of Lochalsh and the Cuillins, Isle of Skye

The village of Kyle grew rapidly on the arrival of the railway in 1897. This photograph shows the buildings, both houses and commercial, huddled in and around the rocky outcrops surrounding the station and pier. The station master's house stands on an elevated site on the right of the picture, close to the large storage tank. The railwaymen's cottages are on the right in the foreground. Kyleakin on Skye lies across the strait


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Kyle of Lochalsh and the Cuillins, Isle of Skye

ROSS: Lochalsh

1930s

village; station; railway; Cuillins; Kyle of Lochalsh

Skye and Lochalsh Archive Centre

Duncan Macpherson (photographs)

The village of Kyle grew rapidly on the arrival of the railway in 1897. This photograph shows the buildings, both houses and commercial, huddled in and around the rocky outcrops surrounding the station and pier. The station master's house stands on an elevated site on the right of the picture, close to the large storage tank. The railwaymen's cottages are on the right in the foreground. Kyleakin on Skye lies across the strait <br /> <br /> <br /> This image can be purchased.<br /> For further information about purchasing and prices please email<br /> <a href= "mailto: skyeandlochalsh.archives@highlifehighland.com" >Skye and Lochalsh Archives</a><br />