Township: Vaul

Map Reference: Vaul k

Name Type: house

Meaning: The house of Hugh, the son of the red one

Other Forms: Taigh nam Bodach (Dòmhnall and Iain mac 'Ille Ruaidh) or Minnie Buchanan's or MacCallum's) - AMcL

Taigh Eòghainn a' Ruaidh - LMcL

Related Places:

MacCallum was a recluse who wrote poetry and hymns. His father was a remittance man - Alasdair Sinclair, Brock, 11/1998.

Eòghann a' Ruaidh was his father's uncle - LMcL.

Local Form:

Languages : Gaelic

Informants: Angus MacLean, Scarinish, 2/1998

Informant 2: Lachlan MacLean (Lachainn Sheumais), Vaul, 4/1996