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Published by The Northern counties Printing and Publishing Company in Inverness .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Geographical Names

Book details:

Classifications
LC ClassificationsDA880 R7 W34
The Physical Object
Pagination302p.
Number of Pages302
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25407980M

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rows  The Ross and Cromarty mainland volumes (OS1/28) provide information on the place . Link to the book Embed a mini Book Reader Finished. Place names of Ross and Cromarty. Place names of Ross and Cromarty ← Back to item details. PDF/ePub Info Share, | 7 / The is a marvelous localized version of his Celtic Place names ant local historian should read it It was written before the historians began playing with history and changing it. Place-names of Ross and Cromarty William John Watson Full view - The Book of Armagh (c. Reviews: 1. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

This extract was taken, with the permission of the Trustees, from Prof. W.J. Watson's Place Names of Ross and Cromarty. Place Names of Ross and Cromarty page 63 onwards: Kilmor , Kilmure Madath , Kilmure Meddett G. Cill-Mhoir, Mary's Church. Milntown 'Myltoun of Methat with its two mills' ; G. Baile-mhuilin or Baile-mhuilin Anndra, from Andrew Munro, who built Milntown Castle. Place-Names of Ross and Cromarty [Watson, William John] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Place-Names of Ross and Cromarty5/5(2).   This early work on Ross and Cromarty is both expensive and hard to find in its first edition. It contains a wealth of information on the history of the area and the meanings of the place names in it. This is a fascinating work and is thoroughly recommended for anyone Brand: Read Books Ltd. Baluachrach - This name is given in Watson's "Place names of Ross and Cromarty". Known only by older generation. Not shown on edition of O.S. maps. On an map (RH) Balluchrach applied to an area N.W. of public road from the watercourse east of School Croft to the Findon Burn.

The place-names of Ross and Cromarty by Ian A. Fraser, IN: The Ross and Cromarty book edited by Donald Omand (Golspie: Northern Times, ), Names and places in Easter Ross by Rev. William Taylor, IN: Scottish Geographical Magazine, v. 2, no. 1(), To find the microfilm numbers, search in the library catalog for the 'Place-names' of Ross & Cromarty and the subject of 'Probate records.' Then click on the link to the records of the Commissariat of Ross. The library also has some post probate records for Ross & Cromarty. Buy Place-Names of Ross and Cromarty by Watson, William John (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(2). History [edit | edit source]. CROMARTY, a burgh of barony, sea-port, and parish, in the county of Ross and Cromarty, miles (N. by W.) from place, of which the Gaelic name, Crom Ba, signifying the crooked bay, is derived from the winding shore of the Frith of Cromarty, appears to have attained to some importance at an early period, though few details of its ancient history.