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English namePulpit Hill
Gaelic nameCnoc na Crannaig
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Location and type of place name

Locationoban
Local authorityArgyll & Bute ~ Earra-Ghàidheal & Bòd
Parish post 1891
County post 1891Argyll & Bute ~ Earra-Ghàidheal & Bòd
Topographical feature typeMountain/Hill ~ Beinn/Cnoc
Post townOban
Postcode areaPA34
OS sheet number
OS grid referenceNM850294
Type of namePlace ~ Àite

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Language notes 
SourcesThe set of streets in Oban, Pulpit Rock, Road and Hill were originally tracks on this hill, and were built at some point in the 20th C. Amongst them is Crannag a' Mhinisteir from which the English names presumably derive.
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