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Fàilte! (Welcome!)
This blog is the result of my ongoing research into the people, places and events that have shaped the Western Isles of Scotland and, in particular, the 'Siamese-twins' of Harris and Lewis.
My interest stems from the fact that my Grandfather was a Stornowegian and, until about four years ago, that was the sum total of my knowledge, both of him and of the land of his birth.
I cannot guarantee the accuracy of everything that I have written (not least because parts are, perhaps, pioneering) but I have done my best to check for any errors.
My family mainly lived along the shore of the Sound of Harris, from An-t-Ob and Srannda to Roghadal, but one family 'moved' to Direcleit in the Baighs...

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Monday, 26 July 2010

1871 Plan of Harris

Unfortunately this is not available online but I considered it's existence worth noting:
http://www.scotlandsplaces.gov.uk/search_item/index.php?service=NAS&id=RHP46258

It was made by James Wyld of London for the 30 year-old 7th Earl of Dunmore.

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