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TITLE
Sunset over the Hills of Skye
EXTERNAL ID
QZP40_CARD_2350
PLACENAME
Ashaig
DISTRICT
Skye
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
INVERNESS: Strath
PERIOD
1930s
SOURCE
Highland Libraries
ASSET ID
34255
KEYWORDS
Cuillin
St Maolrubha
Ashaig
holy well
Sunset over the Hills of Skye

This sunset shot looking to the rounded peaks of the Red Cuillin hills was taken heading north after arriving on Skye at Kyleakin. Near here, at Ashaig, was a Christian sanctuary where St Maolrubha lived and preached. Nearby is a holy well which is supposed to have healing powers

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Sunset over the Hills of Skye

INVERNESS: Strath

1930s

Cuillin; St Maolrubha; Ashaig; holy well

Highland Libraries

Highland Libraries' Postcard Collection

This sunset shot looking to the rounded peaks of the Red Cuillin hills was taken heading north after arriving on Skye at Kyleakin. Near here, at Ashaig, was a Christian sanctuary where St Maolrubha lived and preached. Nearby is a holy well which is supposed to have healing powers