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TITLE
Skye Silver Shop, Colbost
EXTERNAL ID
PC_ALASTAIR_JACKSON_02
PLACENAME
Colbost
DISTRICT
Skye
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
INVERNESS: Duirinish
PERIOD
2000s
CREATOR
Alastair Jackson
SOURCE
Alastair Jackson
ASSET ID
21685
KEYWORDS
crofts
crofting townships
hamlets
ruined crofts
ruined townships
jewellery
Skye Silver Shop, Colbost

The scattered township of Colbost is in northwest Skye, overlooking Loch Dunvegan. The original crofting township once comprised of over seventy buildings.

The Skye Silver shop (pictured here) occupies the former primary school building which was built in 1896. Other attractions in the area include the award-winning Three Chimneys restaurant and the Folk Museum which includes a 19th century blackhouse.

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Skye Silver Shop, Colbost

INVERNESS: Duirinish

2000s

crofts; crofting townships; hamlets; ruined crofts; ruined townships; jewellery

Alastair Jackson

The scattered township of Colbost is in northwest Skye, overlooking Loch Dunvegan. The original crofting township once comprised of over seventy buildings.<br /> <br /> The Skye Silver shop (pictured here) occupies the former primary school building which was built in 1896. Other attractions in the area include the award-winning Three Chimneys restaurant and the Folk Museum which includes a 19th century blackhouse.