Tag Archives: place names

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Photocopied extract from an unknown publication about the Norse elements in place-names in Argyll.

List of place-names in Argyll with Norse elements. Tiree entries have been circled in pencil.


Book `The Book of Barra` ed. by John Lorne Campbell.

Local and religious history, schools, customs and topography, agriculture, fishing and other industries, literature, the Crofters` Commission (1883), Norse Place-names, flora and fauna, and index of persons and places.


Photocopied list of place-names on Blaeu`s map of Coll and Tiree, 1654.

List of place-names copied from Blaeu`s map by unknown person.


Photocopy of doctoral thesis `Norse settlement in the Inner Hebrides, ca 800-1300` by Anne Johnston. https://core.ac.uk/download/pdf/8764276.pdf

Norse colonial settlement in The Inner Hebridean isalnds of Mull, Coll, Tiree and Lismore, with bibliography and comments on the thesis by Reg Knapman, Kenovay.


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