Click for Bookshop

Kingsburgh
Highland

A scattered hamlet on the west coast of the Trotternish Peninsula of Skye, Kingsburgh overlooks Loch Snizort Beag 5½ miles (9 km) south of Uig. Flora MacDonald (1722-90), who helped Bonnie Prince Charlie escape after his defeat at Culloden, settled in Kingsburgh in 1779 and lived out the remainder of her life here.


Use the tabs on the right of this page to see other parts of this entry arrow
If you have found this information useful please consider making
a donation to help maintain and improve this resource. More info...

By using our site you agree to accept cookies, which help us serve you better