List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
FORT AUGUSTUS [village] Fort Augustus
Fort Augustus
Fort Augustus
Mr Petrie, Factor
Mr McLeod, Post Office
Rev. [Reverend] J McDonald, St Peter's
068 This is a small village, composed of houses, nearly all of which are one story high, and for the most part thatched, and only in middling condition. It is situated at the south western end of Loch Ness and where the Caledonian Canal enters that lock. It is said to contain 250 inhabitants, and is partly on the estate of Lord Lovat, and partly on the property of A. J. Fraser Esq. Of Glentarff House
River Oich
River Oich
Rev. [Reverend] J McDonald
Mr McLeod
Mr Petrie
068 ; 083 This is a considerable sized river which runs out of the Loch of the same name, and holds an easterly direction for about four miles when it enters Loch Ness at Fort Augustus it is an Anglicised gaelic name.

Continued entries/extra info

[Page] 116
County of Inverness -- Parish of Boleskine & Abertarff

Fort Augustus - I see letter attached, name altered on plans & by order I Byrue 18th June '83 [1883]

River Oich - The remainder of this River is in Lieut [Lieutenant] [???] work

Transcriber's notes

Cant read [???] in extras under River Oich

  Transcribers who have contributed to this page.