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English nameErrochty
Gaelic nameEireachdaidh

Location and type of place name

Local authorityPerth and Kinross ~ Peairt is Ceann Rois
Parish post 1891
County post 1891Perthshire ~ Siorrachd Pheairt
Topographical feature type
OS sheet number
OS grid referenceNN737610
Type of name


Element meaning 
Element type

External Resources

OS maps

Further Information

Language notes 
SourcesFeachory Water 1783 Stobie/Perth
loch Erachtie c. 1591 Pont text 145r
Glen Eyrachty c. 1591 Pont map 19
Glen Erochkie, Erochkie Water 1783 Stobie/Perth
Erochy Water 1912 Bartholomew: Survey Atlas of Scotland

Eireachdaidh Robertson Collection MS 372, 86
Loch Eireachd 1912 Dwelly
Gleann Eireachdaidh Watson 1926, 439 & 491

River-name based on G eireachd, fem. ‘assembly’
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