Township: Cornaigbeg,Kenovay

Map Reference: Cornaigbeg Z

Name Type: agricultural

Meaning: See Fòirnigir in Longships on the Sand.

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Information:124 acres of Tom Barr's farm was broken up in 1904 to make 3 crofts in Kenovay and 3 crofts in Cornaigbeg - SSS card index C. SA 1973/135/B21.

Para Rob lived in one of the houses around Foirnegal. The old folk used to say, "Fhuair mi 'hurl' Phara Roib", because he had the first wheeled cart on Tiree - Donald 'Dubh' MacLean, Kenovay, 12/2015

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Languages : Norse, Gaelic

Informants: SSS card index C. SA 1973/135/B21