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TITLE
Flora Macdonald's Monument, Kilmuir, Skye
EXTERNAL ID
QZP40_CARD_2619
PLACENAME
Kilmuir
DISTRICT
Skye
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
INVERNESS: Duirinish
PERIOD
1940s
SOURCE
Highland Libraries
ASSET ID
34523
KEYWORDS
Flora MacDonald
Bonnie Prince Charlie
Kilmuir
Dr Johnson
Flora Macdonald's Monument, Kilmuir, Skye

This high celtic cross in the cemetery in Kilmuir, north Skye marks the grave of Flora Macdonald, who died on 4th March 1790. The inscription reads, "Preserver of Prince Charles Edward Stewart". The epitaph, penned by Dr Johnson, reads "Her name will be mentioned in history and if courage and fidelity be virtues mentioned with honour"

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Flora Macdonald's Monument, Kilmuir, Skye

INVERNESS: Duirinish

1940s

Flora MacDonald; Bonnie Prince Charlie; Kilmuir; Dr Johnson

Highland Libraries

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This high celtic cross in the cemetery in Kilmuir, north Skye marks the grave of Flora Macdonald, who died on 4th March 1790. The inscription reads, "Preserver of Prince Charles Edward Stewart". The epitaph, penned by Dr Johnson, reads "Her name will be mentioned in history and if courage and fidelity be virtues mentioned with honour"