Old Placenames

A look into the interesting history and meaning of placenames around the Kyle of Sutherland area.

Animals

Gaelic, Norse, Brittonic? A look into the history and origins of place names around our area Craggan a’Chait, ‘the little rock of the cat’, is …

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Birds

Gaelic, Norse, Brittonic? A look into the history and origins of place names around our area The origin of the place name Gledfield has different …

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Horses

Gaelic, Norse, Brittonic? A look into the history and origins of placenames around our area Toponyms from the various names for horse are very common, …

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Spinningdale

Old placenames of the Kyle of Sutherland. Gaelic, Norse, Brittonic? A look into the history and origins of placenames around our area.

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