Itinerary

Flora Macdonalds Grave

The imposing Celtic cross memorial to Flora MacDonald can be found in Kilmuir Cemetery, on the Trotternish peninsula in the north of the Isle of Skye. The graveyard lies adjacent to the Skye Museum of Island Life

Flora MacDonald was buried in 1790 and was famously known as the ‘Preserver of Prince Charles Edward Stuart’ or Bonnie Prince Charlie. She was immortalised in the Skye Boat Song, after helping the prince escape from Uist to Skye following his army’s defeat at the Battle of Culloden.

There is a small car park attached to the graveyard behind the museum.

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7 Day Weather Forecast

Today
Expect a temp in the range 15.9℃ to 16.4℃ with wind speed 8.9 m/sec (SSW)
Wednesday, Aug 10
Expect a temp in the range 13.9℃ to 14℃ with wind speed 6.8 m/sec (SSW)
Thursday, Aug 11
Expect a temp in the range 13.4℃ to 14℃ with wind speed 5.3 m/sec (SSW)
Friday, Aug 12
Expect a temp in the range 12.3℃ to 12.8℃ with wind speed 2.1 m/sec (SSW)
Saturday, Aug 13
Expect a temp in the range 14℃ to 14.4℃ with wind speed 1.1 m/sec (SSW)
Sunday, Aug 14
Expect a temp in the range 12.9℃ to 13.3℃ with wind speed 1.9 m/sec (NE)
Monday, Aug 15
Expect a temp in the range 13.3℃ to 13.5℃ with wind speed 4 m/sec (NNE)

Isle of Skye weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK

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