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TITLE
Royal Yacht "Britannia"
EXTERNAL ID
HCD00773
PLACENAME
Kyle of Lochalsh
DISTRICT
South West Ross
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
ROSS: Lochalsh
DATE OF IMAGE
14 August 1956
PERIOD
1950s
CREATOR
Duncan Macpherson
SOURCE
Skye and Lochalsh Archive Centre
ASSET ID
12468
KEYWORDS
royalty
queen
royal visit
Kyle of Lochalsh
royal yacht
"Britannia"
tourismed
Royal Yacht "Britannia"

The Royal yacht is sailing past Kyle of Lochalsh in calm seas with flags flying. The Lochalsh Hotel is visible in the background. Queen Elizabeth, accompanied by the Duke of Edinburgh and Princess Margaret visited the area on 14 August 1956, arriving at Kyleakin and leaving to rejoin "Britannia" from Dunvegan


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Royal Yacht "Britannia"

ROSS: Lochalsh

1950s

royalty; queen; royal visit; Kyle of Lochalsh; royal yacht; "Britannia"; tourismed

Skye and Lochalsh Archive Centre

Duncan Macpherson (photographs)

The Royal yacht is sailing past Kyle of Lochalsh in calm seas with flags flying. The Lochalsh Hotel is visible in the background. Queen Elizabeth, accompanied by the Duke of Edinburgh and Princess Margaret visited the area on 14 August 1956, arriving at Kyleakin and leaving to rejoin "Britannia" from Dunvegan <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>