Township: Balemartine

Map Reference: Balemartine 66

Name Type:

Meaning: Neil's hillock

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Related Places:

In Pàirc Phàraig. He was the son of Bàrd Bhaile Mhàrtainn - DMcC.

Neil was the father of John MacLean, who was unmarried. From his death certificate of 1895 - JH, 9/2012.

The bard's father's house was 'on the slope of the hill'. Hector Kennedy, Heylipol, talking to Eric Cregeen on SA1973.097

Local Form:

Languages : Gaelic

Informants: David McClounnan, Balephuil, 1/1994