Township: An Àird a Tuath,Caolas

Map Reference: Aird a Tuath 2

Name Type: shore

Meaning: The rock of navigation ("yellow, like a standing stone"). Dwelly gives Clach Iùil as 'lodestone' i.e. a naturally magnetic rock

Other Forms: An Clach Iùil - AMcL

Clach Chùirr - ONB p117, "name means Corner Stone."

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Information:A good spot for catching lobsters in the old days - DM

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Languages : Gaelic

Informants: Angus MacLean, Scarinish, 11/1996

Informant 2: OS

Informant 3: Professor Donald Meek, Caolas (via Rhoda Meek), 3/2016