Township: Balephuil,Hynish

Map Reference: Balephuil 70

Name Type: hill

Meaning: The hill of the horses

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Information:The upper part of Ben Hynish was kept for horses - JB.

"The want you mention of grass for the horses of Balemartine is to be supplied by giving part of the hill of Balephuil.” Instructions for 1803, ed. Eric Cregeen, 1968, p 76.

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Languages : Gaelic

Informants: John Brown - SA 1973/135/A6