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English nameFerry Point
Gaelic nameRubha an Aiseig
Meaning

Location and type of place name

LocationBlack Isle and Mid Ross
Local authorityHighland ~ A’ Ghàidhealtachd
Parish post 1891Edderton
County post 1891Ross and Cromarty ~ Ros is Cromba
Topographical feature typeHeadland ~ Rubha
Post townTAIN
Postcode areaIV19
OS sheet number438
OS grid referenceNH731858
Type of namePlace ~ Àite

Elements

Element meaningG rubha ~ point; aiseag ~ ferry
Element type

External Resources

OS maps
Pronunciation

Further Information

Language notes
Sources
Meickle Ferry Roy 1747-55
Muckle Ferry 1820 Thomson
Muckle Ferry Pt. 1845 Admiralty Map 2550
Additional infoThis place is also called Meikle Ferry. This was given to the Highland Council as Am Port Mòr for signage.
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