Township: Greenhill

Map Reference: Greenhill 8

Name Type: shore

Meaning: Wylie's inlet

See Greasamull in Longships on the Sand.

Other Forms: Port Ghreasamuil -Greasamul inlet

Related Places:

Information:Wylie was the captain of the puffer that came into this inlet to collect seawed products from the Glassary factory - Alasdair Sinclair, Greenhill, 4/1994.

There is still some scrap iron on the Doirlinn (the top of the beach) which was from the machinery of the Glassary factory. The puffer Sealight was coming to pick it up but poor weather prevented the beaching - Donald MacKinnon (Donald the plumber), Sandaig, 6/1995.
There is a ring on the rocks to tie the puffer up.

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Languages : Gaelic, English

Informants: Alasdair Sinclair, Greenhill, 4/1994 and 10/1993