Township: Heanish

Map Reference: Heanish 38

Name Type: machair

Meaning: Hillock of the terns

Other Forms: Cnoc nan Stèirneal - NJ

Related Places:

The nearby house 'Ternfell' (now the Stanfields') was built in 1932 - MMcK.

Local Form:

Languages : Gaelic

Informants: Neil Johnston, Heanish, 5/1996

Informant 2: Margaret MacKinnon, Heanish, 5/1996 and 3/1997