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English nameBalnakeil
Gaelic nameBaile na Cille
Meaning

Location and type of place name

Location
Local authorityHighland ~ A’ Ghàidhealtachd
Parish post 1891
County post 1891Sutherland ~ Cataibh
Topographical feature type
OS sheet number
OS grid referenceNC391686
Type of namePlace ~ Àite

Elements

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Element type

External Resources

OS maps
Pronunciation

Further Information

Language notes 
Sources
Balnakill c. 1591 Pont map 1
Balnakill c. 1591 Pont map 2 front
Balnakill 1832 Burnett
Bailenacille 1875 OS 6inch 1st edn
Baile na Cille: J. Mathieson ‘Sutherland Place Names’ Highland News, May 1st 1897
Additional infoBalnakeil Craft Village ~ Clachan-ciùird Bhaile na Cille
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