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List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
WITCHES CHAIR Witch's Chair
Witch's Chair
Witch's Chair
Donald Baker Ardminish
A. McNeil Post office
Rd. [Reverend] Mr. Curdie Manse
235 An opening in a Small rock near the top of "Cnoc Fionnachan", much resembling the shape of an Arm Chair; which is called the witch's chair by a few of the oldest residents on the island.
CNOC FIONNACHAIN Cnoc Fionnachan


Cnoc Fionnachan
"Cnoc Fionnachain",
Donald Baker Ardminish
A. McNeil Post office
Rd. [Reverend] Mr. Curdie Manse
Mr. McNeish Ardlammy
Gaelic Arrangement.
235 A beautiful green hillock, studded with small rocks. situate to the north of the "Manse": "Fionnachan" is the colloguial term for the phosphorous which is at times emitted from peat bogs & it is possible that the name of the hill is owing to its connection with fairy legends. Sig [Signification] Phosphorous hill".(?)
RUDHA REAMHAR Rudha na Reamhar


"Rudha Reamhar",
"An Rudha Reamhar",
Donald Baker Ardminish
A. McNeil Post office
Rd. [Reverend] Mr. Curdie Manse
"Plump Point". Appd. [Approved]
"The plump point". The Art: [Article] is here placed before
"Rudha" and in no case between "Rudha" and "Reamhar". [Initialled] R.H.
235 A flat rocky point in the north corner of "Ardminish Bay", between Sgeir Plocach and Port na Sean Reidh. Sig. [Signification] "The thick point"

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