Key to Quotations


Armadale Big Burn – Rocky Acres – Robert Graves

Borsa Island – Hamlet – William Shakespeare

Strathy Point – The Rhyme of the Ancient Mariner – Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Poulouriscaig – The Deserted Village by Oliver Goldsmith

Torrisdale Bay to Invernaver – The Tempest – William Shakespeare

Meadie Craig – Wild Mountain Thyme- Francis McPeake

Port Mor – Ulysses and the Siren – Samuel Daniels

Rosal – Paradise Lost-John Milton

Melvich – The Shoals of Herring-Ewan McColl

Bettyhill – The Mist Covered Mountains- traditional Gaelic


Homepage – Come by the hills – lyric by Gordon Smith

Fauna :- My Heart’s in the Highlands – Robert Burns

Flora :- A Midsummer Night’s Dream – William Shakespeare

Birds :- The Solitary Reaper – William Wordsworth

Entertainment :-  The Lads Among Heather – Lyric Anderson

Geology and beaches :- The Walrus and the Carpenter – Lewis Carrol

History and museums :- The Soldier’s Return by Robert Burns

Accommodation :- Does the Road Wind Upwards – Christina Rosetti

Skies :- The Merchant of Venice – William Shakespeare