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List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
GEARRAIDH SCOIR Gearuidhscoir
Gearuidgscoir
Gearraidh Scoir
Gearraidh Scoir
A Morrison
Alexr [Alexander] McCrae
John MacKay
Donald Murray
027 On the northern bank of Broad Bay at the base of Drium Ghearmir and 2 miles from Stornoway.

A few huts, the walls of which are composed of peats and stones the roofs are of an oval form and thatched with straw. In every respect they present a most miserable appearance. They are situated between the sands of Tong and Drum Criannan
DRUIM GHREAMIR Drum Grianan
Drium Grianan
Drium Grianan
Drium Grianan
Drium Ghreamir
Drium Ghreamir
Drium Ghreamir
A. Morrison
A. Morrison
Alexr [Alexander] McCrae
Donald Murray
John MacKay
Allan Ross
On the East side of the Barvas Road 2 Miles from Stornoway.

A large tract of land laying along the river Laxdale, in the centre of which is an elevation from this it has likely taken its name there is also a Trig Station on it named Drumgreanor

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