Tag Archives: Point

Friday image: The Red Tongues of Point

No, The Red Tongues of Point isn’t a punk band from the Eye Peninsula but rather a reference to an outbreak of Scarlet Fever at Aird School in December 1907.  The school log book for the month notes a series of unfortunate … Continue reading

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Friday photo; Eye in the sky

Tomorrow the ninth Point Agricultural Show will be held at Aird School, showing off the best that the Eye Peninsular has to offer.  Above is a aerial photograph of Portvoller taken in the 1960s-1970s, showing Loch an Tiumpan.  Look closer, … Continue reading

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Friday Photo; Spot the shoe!

Eaglais Na H-Aoidhe, known in English as the Church of the Ui or Eye is in Aignish Cemetery in Point.  Dating from the 14th century, this effigy above of a knight is thought to be Roderick, a chief of the … Continue reading

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