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English nameKeppoch
Gaelic nameA’ Cheapach

Location and type of place name

Local authorityHighland ~ A’ Ghàidhealtachd
Parish post 1891
County post 1891Inverness-shire ~ Siorrachd Inbhir Nis
Topographical feature typeSettlement ~ Tuineachadh
Post townLochailort
Postcode areaPH39
OS sheet number
OS grid referenceNM648869
Type of namePlace ~ Àite


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Language notes 
Sourcesna Ceapaich (gen.): Alasdair MacMhaighstir Alasdair, 187
ceap Latin cippus is “turf,” “turned land.” Hence A’ Cheapach (Keppoch)
“ground brought under cultivation.”: Donald MacKinnon The Scotsman November 30th 1887 p. 7 [Location not given]
A’ Chéapach: Robertson
a Cheapach: Dieckhoff [Location not given]
Additional infoBack of Keppock ~ Cùl na Ceapaich : Robertson
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