Township: Skerryvore

Map Reference: Skerryvore 5

Name Type: sea

Meaning: Named after Leonor Fresnel, the great French lensmaker, who built part of the lamp for Skerryvore - Account of the Skerryvore Lighthouse by Alan Stevenson, 1848 (AI 2001.144.1)

Other Forms: Freshnel Rock - Ad Ch.

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Languages : English

Informants: Alan Stevenson, Account of Skerryvore Lighthouse, 1848

Informant 2: Admiralty Chart no. 1778