Sitemap | Low Graphics Version
Gaelic Road Signs
Search Results

Details

English nameBalclaggan
Gaelic nameBaile a’ Chlaiginn
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 referenceNC733039
Type of namePlace ~ Àite

Elements

Element meaning 
Element type

External Resources

OS maps
Pronunciation

Further Information

Language notes 
Sources“G. Baile-a-chlaigean, hamlet at the skull, in reference to the shape of the hill end at which it is situated.” MacKay 1893, 183
Additional info 
Accessibility | Copyright © 2006-2011