spacer
spacer

Ainmean-àite sgìre Cheann a' Bhàigh, a' Chaolais agus Hàstai...

Record 1 of 1
« Previous Record  |  Next Record »
Title - Ainmean-àite sgìre Cheann a' Bhàigh, a' Chaolais agus Hàstai...
Contributors - Donald Ewen MacDonald
Reporters - Donald Archie MacDonald; Ian Fraser

Summary - Place names in Bayhead, Kyles and Hàstainn, North Uist.

The contributor discusses place names in Bayhead, Kyles and Hàstainn in North Uist and adds place names which do not appear on the area's OS Map. He tells about the background to some of them.

He mentions streams, rocks, wells, township boundaries, enclosures, lochs, sheilings and a detailed account of places at Creag Hàstain.

He tells about the history associated with Creag Hàstainn and sings a song that mentions many of these places. He also mentions the herding and living on the sheiling.

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:23:56
Date Recorded - 1972.07.30
Language - Gaelic
Genre - Information, Other
Collection - School of Scottish Studies

Track ID - 83217
Original Tape ID - PN1972.034
Original Track ID - PN1972.034
Audio Quality - Good
Audio Format - R2R



Item Location:
  County - Inverness-shire
  Parish - North Uist
  Island - North Uist
  Village - Bayhead

Item Notes -

Permanent Link - http://www.tobarandualchais.co.uk/fullrecord/83217/1

Segments:
Play part 1 (00:23:56)
Play part 2 (00:01:59)




Record 1 of 1
« Previous Record  |  Next Record »
spacer
spacer
Terms of Use  |  FAQs  |  Accessibility   |  Contact   |  Copyright  |  Acknowledgements   |  Useful Links   |  Site Map
BBC Alba
The National Trust for Scotland
Sabhal Mor Ostaig
EDINA