Comann Eachdraichd Uig

1896 - An Grana air na creagan aig tràigh Mhangurstaigh – The Grana aground at Mangersta

On 21 October, the crewmen of a Danish schooner, forced ashore by raging seas, were rescued by Christina Mackay of Mangersta Farm, her husband being away from home. They were given food, drink and a warm place to rest for a week.

Her bravery and generosity were recognised by the Danish Government.