Township: Heylipol

Map Reference: Heylipol B

Name Type: agricultural

Meaning: Croft belonging to Colin, son of Ruaraidh

Other Forms: Croit Mhurchaidh - Murdoch's croft - AMcA and AK

Croit Chailein Ruaraidh - AK

Related Places:

Information:
Cailean Ruaraidh (MacKinnon) from Daisybrae in Balinoe was given a croft when the farm was broken up and his sister Effie built the bungalow. Another brother's son was Murdoch - KMcD.

Local Form:

Languages : Gaelic

Informants: Alec MacArthur (Ailig Beag), Heylipol, 6/1994

Informant 2: Katie Ann MacDougall, Crossapol, 2/1995

Informant 3: Archie Kennedy, Crossapol, 1/1995