Skye Sentence Examples
Local seafood stars in the Bracadale crab tortellini, Sconser king scallop ceviche and Skye smoked haddock carpaccio.
I also conduct occasional fieldwork foraging for more Scottish dinosaur material from the Isle of Skye.
If that's not enough, there's the Skye fairy glen, Dunvegan Castle and secluded bays in which to roam.
The perfect place for that lasting keepsake of Skye.
The number of breeds is very large, the two extreme types being the smooth fox-terrier with compact shape, relatively long legs, and the longbodied, short-legged Skye terrier, with long hair and pendent ears.
The Inner Hebrides are much more scattered and principally include Skye, Small Isles (Canna, Sanday, Rum, Eigg and Muck), Coll, Tyree, Lismore, Mull, Ulva, Staffa, Iona, Kerrera, the Slate Islands (Seil, Easdale, Luing, Shuna, Torsay), Colonsay, Oronsay, Scarba, Jura, Islay and Gigha.
There are extensive deer forests in Lewis-withHarris, Skye, Mull and Jura.
The Macdonalds of Sleat, the direct representatives of Somerled, though driven from Islay and deprived of supreme power by James V., still kept a sort of insular state in Skye.
It has been commonly believed to have two breeding-places in the British Islands, namely, St Kilda and South Barra; but, according to Robert Gray (Birds of the West of Scotland, p. 499), it has abandoned the latter since 1844, though still breeding in Skye.
In the autumn he set out to visit western Inverness, the islands of Skye, North and South Uist and Benbecula.Advertisement
Disguised in female attire and aided by a passport obtained by the devoted Flora Macdonald, he passed through Skye and parted from his gallant conductress at Portree.
A few apparent exceptions occur along the western seaboard of Sutherland, in Skye and elsewhere, but examination of their structure at once explains the reason of their prominence and confirms the rule.
But the sameness is relieved along the western coast of the shires of Sutherland and Ross and Cromarty by groups of cones and stacks, and farther south by the terraced plateaus and abru p t conical hills of Skye, Rum and Mull.
An instructive example of the similar destruction of a much younger platform is to be found in the terraced plateaus of Skye, Eigg, Canna, Muck, Mull and Morven, which are portions of what was probably originally a continuous plain of basalt.
On the west the most notable cliffs south of those of Cape Wrath and the Cambrian sandstones of Sutherland are to be found among the basaltic islands, particularly in Skye, where a magnificent range of precipices rising to moo ft.Advertisement
While no islands except mere solitary rocks like May Island, the Bass Rock and Inchkeith diversify the eastern seaboard, the western presents a vast number, varying from such extensive tracts as Skye to the smallest stack or skerry.
Above the Archean gneiss lies a series of red and chocolate-coloured sandstone (Torridon sandstone), which form a number of detached areas from Cape Wrath down the seaboard of the shires of Sutherland and Ross and Cromarty, across Skye, and as far as the island of Rum.
Such strata are well seen in the isle of Raasay and near Heast in Skye.
The Lower, Middle and Upper Lias consist chiefly of shales and shelly limestones, with some sandstones, well seen along the shores of Broadford Bay in Skye and in some of the adjacent islands.
These rocks form a prominent feature underneath the basalt terraces of the east side of Skye, Raasay and Eigg.Advertisement
Above the highest Secondary rocks on the west coast come terraced plateaus of basalt, which spread out over wide areas in Skye, Eigg, 1VIull and Morven, and form most of the smaller islets of the chain of the Inner Hebrides.
These intrusive masses now tower into conspicuous groups of hills - the Cuillins in Skye, the mountains of Rum and Mull, and the rugged heights of Ardnamurchan.
The Scottish seaboard is divided for administrative purposes into twenty-seven fishery districts, namely, on the east coast, Eyemouth, Leith, Anstruther, Montrose, Stonehaven, Aberdeen, Peterhead, Fraserburgh, Banff, Buckie, Findhorn, Cromarty, Helmsdale, Lybster, Wick (15); on the north, Orkney, Shetland (2); on the west, Stornoway, Barra, Loch Broom, Loch Carron and Skye, Fort William, Campbeltown, Inverary, Rothesay, Greenock, Ballantrae (10).
They are separated from Skye by Cuillin Sound and from the mainland by the Sound of Ardnamurchan.
In it Macleod of Skye, towards the end of the r6th century, ordered 200 Macdonalds, inhabitants of the isle - men, women and children - to be suffocated, their bones being found long afterwards.Advertisement
As riebeckite-granophyre has been found in Skye it may be of Tertiary age.
The hills of the north-east are mainly the crests of lavaplateaux, which carry the mind towards Skye and the volcanic province of the Faeroe Islands.
She is said to take wild goats to the beaches of Skye where they feed on seaweed.
Recent films include The governess, with Minnie Driver as a young 19th century Sephardi woman on the Isle of Skye.
I am the rich, golden drama of a Skye Sunset A perfectly harmonious Highland duet I put the " sex " into sextet.
About half of the population of Skye can speak the Gaelic language and the native islanders are very proud of their Celtic heritage.
In A.D. 795 they systematically plundered areas from Skye to Iona.
Based in Kyleakin Alasdair Ross offers private guided tours by car of the Isle of Skye and West Highlands.
From the large lumbering herbivorous sauropods to the small nippy carnivorous theropods, Skye has a number of record-breaking dinosaurs.
Busses cross the Skye Bridge for onward travel across the island of Skye.
The most populous island is Lewis-with-Harris (3 2,160), and next to it are Skye (13,883), Islay (6857) and Mull (4334) Of the total area of 1,800,000 acres, or 2812 sq.
Skye Campbell, a client service specialist there, said most of the animals turned in are cats or purebred animals.
Photographs of the zeolite minerals found at some of these sites can be viewed on the Skye mineral gallery pages.
Ruthie has been working with a breeder to rescue a dog named Skye.
On December 29, we all welcomed Skye home.
A Skye monokini in black can be accessorized in a number of ways.
The shows featured crossovers and mentions, including the use of the Intruder, a tabloid magazine and crossovers with characters like Skye Chandler, Adam Chandler and more.
His oldest child, Skye (who was adopted) turned to alcohol and left town to avoid her father's need to control her.
His children included Skye (adopted), Hayley, J.R.
The name Run-Rig refers to an old Scottish farming technique, the remnants of which can still be seen on the Isle of Skye, where most of the band members are originally from.
Celtic legend places fairies in both Ireland and Scotland - an ancient legend from the Isle of Skye holds that the MacLeod family possesses a scrap of fabric gifted to a chieftain by a fairy lover.