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English nameTreaslane Beag
Gaelic nameTriaslann Beag
Meaning

Location and type of place name

LocationSkye, Inner Hebrides
Local authorityHighland ~ A’ Ghàidhealtachd
Parish post 1891Snizort
County post 1891Inverness-shire ~ Siorrachd Inbhir Nis
Topographical feature typeSettlement ~ Tuineachadh
Post townPORTREE
Postcode areaIV51
Relevant main roadsA850
OS sheet number408
OS grid referenceNG390531
Type of namePlace ~ Àite

Elements

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External Resources

OS mapsGazetteer for Scotland
Pronunciation

Further Information

Language notes 
Sources
Triaslan 1776 Mackenzie: Channel
Triestland 1820 Thomson
Treaslane, Triaslain... battle enclosure; Forbes, 433
treas battle etc; and lann an enclosure
Triaslainn, meaning unclear Mac an Tàilleir
[trɪɑsLɑN] local source, Sòdhaigh
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