Township: An Àird a Deas,Caolas

Map Reference: Ardeas 28

Name Type: shore

Meaning: Literally 'Beach of the sigh' - AMcL.

See Osnaich in Longships on the Sand.

Other Forms: Tràigh na h-Osnaiche - ONB p121, "Sighing Beach"

Related Places:

Tràigh Hoisinis is a longer beach facing north. Tràigh na h-Osnaiche is separate, round the point and to the south facing Gunna. The next one Tràigh nan Corr (heron) - Angus MacLean, Scarinish, 5/2009 and 3/2010.

Local Form:

Languages : Gaelic

Informants: Angus MacLean, Scarinish, 5/1996

Informant 2: OS