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OS1/18/11/3

List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
LINGAY Lingay
Lingaidh
Liongaidh
Lingay
Mr J MacMillan
Admiralty Chart
A A Carmichael Esq
D Beaton Lochskiport
045 This name is applied to a small Island lying in the strait called sound of Flodday, it consists of arable and pasture ground
Signification obscure
Proprietor John Gordon Esq
SOUND OF FLODDAY Sound of Flodday
Caolas Flodeidh
Mr J MacMillan
D Beaton
A A Carmichael Esq
045 Is applied to a narrow strait of irregular form lying between the Islands of Benbecula and Flodda, has several islets, and high-water rocks in it. Is nearly all dry at low-water, with a sandy bottom. Signification
RARINISH Ràrinish
Rarinis
Jachie Rarinish
Mr. J. MacMillan
D.Beaton
A.A, Carmichael, Esq.
Johnstons Map
045 Applies to a heath-covered Peninsula situated about 2 ¼ miles N. Eastward of Rueval, has a fall freshwater Loch on it,
Signification obscuro,
Proprietor John Gordon, Esq.

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