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English nameTarbet Isle
Gaelic nameEilean an Tairbeirt
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Location and type of place name

LocationLochgoilhead
Local authorityArgyll & Bute ~ Earra-Ghàidheal & Bòd
Parish post 1891
County post 1891
Topographical feature type
Post townCairndow ~ An Càrn Dubh
Postcode areaPA24
OS sheet number
OS grid referenceNN328053
Type of namePlace ~ Àite

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Language notesnom. sg. G eilean, masc. ‘island’ + gen. sg. masc. art. an + gen. sg. tairbeart, masc. ‘isthmus’
Sourcesylen Terbart c. 1591 Pont Text 150v
Ilan an Tarbert, or the Island near the narrow land 1701 Analectica Scotica I p. 116
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