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English nameRedpoint
Gaelic nameAn Rubha Dearg

Location and type of place name

Local authorityHighland ~ A’ Ghàidhealtachd
Parish post 1891
County post 1891Ross and Cromarty ~ Ros is Cromba
Topographical feature typeHeadland ~ Rubha
Post townGairloch
Postcode areaIV21
OS sheet number
OS grid referenceNG731690
Type of namePlace ~ Àite


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Language notes 
Sourcesgenitive: an Rubha Dheirg
an Rudha Dearg, but in Gairloch an Rudha Lachdunn by sea farers Rev. D. MacPherson: Robertson
an Rudha dearg ; but sometimes called an Rudha lachdunn, the dun or swarthy point.: Watson 1904, 220
a’ Rubha Dearg: Wentworth, Faclan
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