Township: Hough

Map Reference: Hough 12

Name Type: hill

Meaning: See Lingal in Longships on the Sand.

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Information:"Tha an grian a dol seachad air Lingail" [the sun is going past Lingal] is an old saying by Balevullin folk meaning that spring is coming - Ann MacDonald, Balevullin, 2/1994.
This hillock is on the hill side of the road in Croit Iain Bhioltaidh, just south of Utraid an Dà Cheann.

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Languages : Norse, Gaelic

Informants: Alasdair Sinclair, Greenhill, 6/1994

Informant 2: Neil Alec MacLean, Hough, 11/1993