Township: Caolas

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Meaning: 'the quay of the Colonel [a presumed nickname]': a natural platform of rock below Taigh Eòghainn Anna (Hugh MacFayen, now Eyebrow Cottage, owned by Sir Raymond Johnston), used as a jetty at lower states of the tide

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Information:See photo in An Iodhlann 2014.43.15 of Colin MacFadyen and John Graham at this natural quay - Professor Donald Meek, Caolas, 2/2022

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Languages : Gaelic

Informants: Professor Donald Meek, Caolas, 8/2019