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English namePitfure
Gaelic nameBaile a’ Phùir
Meaning

Location and type of place name

LocationRogart
Local authorityHighland ~ A’ Ghàidhealtachd
Parish post 1891
County post 1891Sutherland ~ Cataibh
Topographical feature typeSettlement ~ Tuineachadh
Post townRogart
Postcode areaIV28
OS sheet number
OS grid referenceNC706036
Type of namePlace ~ Àite

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Language notes 
Sourcesde Petfure 1510 ER xiii 329
Petfuire 1563 RSS v 1463
Pitfure 1564 RSS v 1704
Pitfuyr 1566 Sutherland Charters 103
Pitfour 1566 Sutherland Charters 103
Petfoure 1566 RSS v 2718
Petfuir 1654 Blaeu Map Southerlandia

Baile-a-phiuthair, home-stead of the “sister.” MacKay 1893, 186
Baile-phiùir Robertson Collection MS359a, 82

Place name not on OS map, core path 820.013b.
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