Township: Gott

Map Reference: Gott f

Name Type: loch

Meaning: See Hyring in Longships in the Sand.

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Information:
Marked on the map as relating to an island in Loch Kirkabol, now known as Loch a’ Riadhain. Note the settlement name Hyring marked on the same map as Hyring.

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Languages : Gaelic, Obscure

Informants: The map MVLA INSVLA in the Atlas of Scotland, Atlas Novus, by Joan Blaeu, 1654. These mapswere largely based on work by Timothy Pont who mapped Scotland between 1583 and 1596. NLS, 123.