Township: Salum

Map Reference: Sàlum 16

Name Type: shore

Meaning: See Fhàdamull in Longships on the Sands.

Other Forms: Vadelum - The map MVLA INSVLA in the Atlas of Scotland, Atlas Novus, by Joan Blaeu, 1654. These maps were largely based on work by Timothy Pont who mapped Scotland between 1583 and 1596. NLS, 123.

Fadumull Isle - The Turnbull Map of Tiree 1768 and accompanying survey text.

Fhàdamull - ONB p113, with Fàd na maile crossed out.

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Languages : Norse

Informants: Angus MacLean, Scarinish, 11/1996

Informant 2: OS