A Parish of the R.C. Diocese of Argyll and the Isles Charitable Trust | A registered Scottish Charity, number SC002876
a Celtic Saint
b.642 AD, Derry, Ireland
d. 722 AD, Abercrossan (Applecross)
Founded monastery at Applecross in 673 AD He was abbot for 50 years.
Landed in Skye at Ashaig where St. Maolrubha's Well lies.
After St. Columba, perhaps the most popular saint of north-west Scotland
Shown here is a cross stitch by Skye resident Eliza Wright depicting St. Maolrubha at Ashaig.
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Reproduced with permission of
St. Maolrubha's Well........