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TITLE
Broadford Hotel and Beinn na Caillich
EXTERNAL ID
QZP40_CARD_0008
PLACENAME
Broadford
DISTRICT
Skye
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
INVERNESS: Strath
PERIOD
1900s
CREATOR
J Valentine & Co.
SOURCE
Highland Libraries
ASSET ID
31891
KEYWORDS
postcards
hotels
villages
Napoleonic Wars
Broadford Hotel and Beinn na Caillich

This postcard from the early 20th century shows Broadford Hotel and Beinn na Caillich.

Broadford stands at the head of Broadford Bay. It is on the main road through Skye to Portree. The village was expanded after the Napoleonic Wars for the settlement of war veterans. The pier was built in the mid-19th century for steamers as well as local fishing boats.

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Broadford Hotel and Beinn na Caillich

INVERNESS: Strath

1900s

postcards; hotels; villages; Napoleonic Wars

Highland Libraries

Highland Libraries' Postcard Collection

This postcard from the early 20th century shows Broadford Hotel and Beinn na Caillich.<br /> <br /> Broadford stands at the head of Broadford Bay. It is on the main road through Skye to Portree. The village was expanded after the Napoleonic Wars for the settlement of war veterans. The pier was built in the mid-19th century for steamers as well as local fishing boats.