Uigshader

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Uigshader
Uigshader is located in Isle of Skye
Uigshader
Uigshader
Uigshader shown within the Isle of Skye
OS grid reference NG427464
Council area
Country Scotland
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Portree
Postcode district IV51 9
Police Scottish
Fire Scottish
Ambulance Scottish
EU Parliament Scotland
List of places
UK
Scotland
57°26′07″N 6°17′16″W / 57.43534°N 6.28778°W / 57.43534; -6.28778Coordinates: 57°26′07″N 6°17′16″W / 57.43534°N 6.28778°W / 57.43534; -6.28778

Uigshader (from Old Norse Vík-sœtr, meaning 'dwelling at the riverbend', Scottish Gaelic: Ùigseadar)[1] is a settlement on the Isle of Skye[2] in Scotland.[3]

The settlement is located 2 miles south of Carbost and 4 miles north west of Portree. The River Snizort flows north to the west of this settlement.[2]

The hamlet of Peiness is located less than 0.5 miles from Uigshader.

Peiness

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