MacEdward Leach and the Songs of Atlantic Canada
Coastline near Skir Dhu. Photo by Stacey MacLean

Coastline near Skir Dhu: photo by Stacey MacLean

Skir Dhu

Skir Dhu, pronounced "Skur Doo," is Gaelic for “black rock.” Some of the first settlers in the mid- to late 1800s were Roderick MacDonald, Neil MacDonald, and George MacLean.