Township: Barrapol,Ceann a’ Bharra

Map Reference: Kenavara 54

Name Type: sea

Meaning: Fishing rock of the boys - "so named in memory of three young fishermen who were swept away and drowned when a huge breaker from the shallows of the headland engulfed them" - Bailtean is Ath-Ghairmean, Niall M Brownlie, Argyll Publishing, 1995, p78.

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Languages : Gaelic

Informants: OS

Informant 2: multiple

Informant 3: Niall M Brownlie, Bailtean is Ath Ghairmean, Argyll Publishing, 1995, p153