Township: Hynish

Map Reference: Hynish 9

Name Type: watercourse

Meaning: The pale or sandy-bottomed stream or river

Other Forms: Used to wash blankets in summer in An Abhainn Bhan. Alec MacArthur, Heylipol, 6/2014

An Allt Bàn - OS; ONB Mr. Lachlan McQuarrie, Farmer
Mr. Duncan McQuarrie, Farmer
Rev. John G. Campbell, Minister

Related Places:

Information:An Allt Bàn 'the sandy stream'
Allt a' Mhuilinn 'stream of the mill' AHMcD (it used to be narrower)

Local Form:

Languages : Gaelic

Informants: OS

Informant 2: Alec Hector MacDonald, Hynish, 10/2020