Township: Hough,Hough

Map Reference: Hough 53

Name Type: township

Meaning:

Other Forms: Murdat - Inhabitants of the Inner Isles 1716,
Scottish Record Society 21,
ed . Nicholas MacLean-Bristol, 1998.

Muirdat - The Turnbull Map of Tiree 1768 and accompanying survey text.

Murstat - Typed List of Inhabitants of Tyree and their Age in September 1779.
Taken from an unknown publication, 1998.201.1

Muirdale 1801 - "Muidale or Murstal was situated immediately south of the farm of Hough. It os shown in the 1st edition of the OS 6" map, but the name has since become obsolete - Argyll Estate Instructions, ed. Eric Cregeen, Scottish History Society, 1964, p 57.




Related Places: Beinn Mhurstat - OS.

Information:

Local Form:

Languages : Iron

Informants: historical

Informant 2: Argyll Estate Instructions, ed. Eric Cregeen, Scottish History Society, 1964, p 57.