List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
Mr Donald Stewart Boat Builder Grimsay
Admiralty Chart
Ainslie's Map 1789
Capt. Thomas R. N.
Johnston's Map
New Statistical Account
A. A. Carmichael Esq
045 Meaning, "Obscure" - and is applied to a large cultivated island situated on the south coast of North Uist, and to the north of Benbecula. The dwelling houses are all one storey high, thatched and in ordinary repair. Proprietor Sir J. P. Orde Bart [Baronet].
LOCH NA BOINEID Loch na Boineid Mr D. Stewart
A. A. Carmichael Esq
045 Meaning - "The bonnet loch", and is applied to a fresh water loch, situated adjacent and to the south of Loch Fada.
LOCH FADA Loch Fada Mr D. Stewart 045 Meaning - "Long Loch" and is applied to a large fresh water loch, situated on the west side of the public road leading through Grimsay, and about 1/2 mile to the north-west of Bagh Mor.

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