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List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
AN LETH-ALLT Leth Allt
Leth Allt
Messrs John Donald & Duncan Factor & Sons Island of Eigg.
Revd. [Reverend] J. Sinclair Manse of Eigg
073 A Stream issuing half a mile N.E. [North East] of "An Sgùrr" flowing South east passing South of "Bruach Dearg" & forming the Nothern Boundary of "Galmisdale' falling into the Sea South of "Nead na Feannaig"; English Meaning:- Half Stream.
NEAD-NA-FEANNAIGE Nead-na-feannaige Messrs John Donald & Duncan Factor & Sons Island of Eigg.
Revd. [Reverend] J. Sinclair Manse of Eigg
073 Applies to the proprietor's residence a medium Sized Substantial Stone building with garden & a few Small Offices attached Situate in an inclosed piece of wood a quarter of a mile NW [North West of "Galmisdale Point" & half a mile South east of "Cnoc Dhonnachaidh Mhic Neill"; Signification:- Nest of the Royston.
AN SGURR An Sgùrr Messrs John Donald & Duncan Factor & Sons Island of Eigg.
Revd. [Reverend] J. Sinclair Manse of Eigg
073 Applies to the most Conspicuous part of the Island of Eigg This hill from its peculiar Shape has of a distance a Singular appearance, but as no approach nearer, it rises in Grandeur & at length, a Stupendous Columnar promontory bursts on our view. The Whole of this promontory is perfectly mural extends for upwards of 1 mile, & rises to the height of 1.340 feet This singular piece of natural workmanship lies nearly east & west the east end of which is Situated;- Near the South end of the Island, a mile & three quarters N.W. [North West] of "Castle Island" & one mile West of "Nead na Feannaige"; Signification:- The Sharp Rock.

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Sheet 73 -- Island of Eigg -- Parish of Small Isles -- County of Inverness

An Sgùrr Written on body of Sheet 72

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