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Flotta, Stanger Head
Stanger Head radar There is some information on the radar at Stanger Head here http://www.orkneycommunities.co.uk/imagelibrary/picture/number...
Posted by Martin Briscoe - read more
Gigha, Cnoc Na Carraigh
carragh, 'standing stone' It is presumably this stone [carragh] that gives the site its name.
Posted by malcolm h jones - read more
Gigha, Cnoc Na Carraigh
earliest mention This stone was also noted earlier by Martin -- "A Description of the Western Islands of Scotland" (1703) p.119.
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Gigha, Cnoc Na Croise
earliest sighting Before Pennant it was seen by Martin Martin! In "A Description of the Western Islands" (1703) p.119 he states, "There is a Cr...
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Islay, Achnancarranan
the name As the OSNB entry [Argyll 36,141 (c.1880)] points out, "Achnancarran" (variously spelled) means, "Field of the standing stone...
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