History of the Skye
Agricultural Society and the Skye Show
know the society dates back to at least 1903 and we are
carrying out further research.
committee are pleased to have back in their possession a
silver medal which is believed to date back to 1903.
was found by one of the members on ebay USA at a
Californian coin dealer. After a very careful journey
back to Skye we've now photographed it and are keen to
see if anyone knows any of the history of this medal and
how it came to be in the USA.
also like to know of any others that are still in
existence. If you know anything about this medal, or
have one similar, or any other show or Skye Agricultural
Society memorabilia please contact a member of the
committee or click the contact us link below.
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have a translation of the Gaelic on the front of the
medal. Iona MacDonald of Skye gave us the literal
translation which is:-
early work is evidenced in the final product'
added that this should be interpreted as:
reap as you sow'
Thanks to Iona MacDonald of Skye and also to
Maria Pelletta of Skye.
If you have any artefacts
including photographs please