Hello, and welcome to Undiscovered Scotland, the ultimate online guide to Scotland. The site is a combination of visitor guide, accommodation listing and business directory, and aims to show you what the country is really like.
The first edition of the wonderful "AA Illustrated Guide to Britain's Coasts" was published in 1984, and has a section on the Kylesku Ferry which, it notes, "has long saved motorists a 100 mile detour" via Lairg. To be fair, the book does make reference to the new bridge then due to replace the ferry. The bridge you see today was duly opened, in 1984, by the Queen. It is one of the most beautiful examples of the bridge-builder's art anywhere in the world. (more...)
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