Township: Mannal

Map Reference: Mannal 82

Name Type: shore

Meaning: Fishing place of the rounded rock (Am Meall)

Other Forms: Karig na Mall - The map MVLA INSVLA in the Atlas of Scotland, Atlas Novus, by Joan Blaeu, 1654. These maps were largely based on work by Timothy Pont who mapped Scotland between 1583 and 1596. NLS, 123.

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Information:On a rock between .the low and high tide marks is carved the initials 'AMDM 1899' with a thistle beneath - JH.

Local Form:

Languages : Gaelic

Informants: Jessie (Teasaidh Lachainn) MacKinnon, Mannal, 5/1995