Township: Balinoe

Map Reference: Balinoe e

Name Type: house

Meaning: House belonging to the Minister's wife

Other Forms: Taigh MhicFàrlain

Taigh Chlann a' Mhinisteir

Taigh Minnie Wishart - AK

Taigh James Wishart - Mairi Campbell, Corrairigh, 7/2009

Balinoe House - OS

Related Places:

Information:Malcolm O'Dea uncovered a stone above the fireplace on which was inscribed 1833 M and E O'D, 5/2013.

Taigh Bean a’ Mhinisdeir was named after John MacFarlane, a Baptist minister, Hector MacPhail, tape 74.
The minister was MacFarlane and his wife came from Croit Iain Eachainn Ruaidh in Balinoe - IMcA.

Local Form:

Languages : Gaelic

Informants: Iseabal MacArthur, Barrappol, 10/1994

Informant 2: Archie Kennedy, Crossapol, 1/1995