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Crofts and Residences

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Title Description Images Id
30b Valtos 28092
19 Tobson The first known tenant (1851 Census) on No 19 Tobson was Murdo Macaulay. This croft was broken up when the crofts were re-lotted after some tenants went to Lundale 3748
1 Hacklete When Hacklete was re-settled in 1880 John Macaulay, "Iain ic Amhlaidh" was allocated No 1 (also known as Ballaglom). The tenancy has remained with the Macaulay family up to the present day. 4411
4 Tobson The first known tenant (1851 Census) on No 4 Tobson was Angus Macdonald "Aonghas Mhurchaidh Oig", who was married to Rachel Maciver. The last house on the croft was built by Donald Macdonald 'Domhnall Mor' who later... 3731
7 Valtos Croft 7, 8 and 9 Valtos were originally one. Donald Macleod (son of Malcolm) was the original tenant but after 1851 they disappear from the village, and it is assumed assumed that they emigrated to Canada in that year... 3167
1 Enaclete The croft at 1 Enaclete is located on the shore of Little Loch Roag, with a fine small landing stage below it. Oral tradition relates: The coopers 'cubairean' were Macleans and there was a family of them on the north... Yes 3096
4 Enaclete Yes 3099
17 Kirkibost No.17 Kirkibost is located on either side of the road to Rubha Ghlais (No 19), and between the East Loch Roag and Nos. 16 and 18. The first tenant after resettlement was Murdo Macdonald, "am Brunach" from Tobson. He... 1403
16a Tobson Now 2 crofts - the first known tenant was John Macdonald (Iain Mhurchaidh Ruaidh). The crofts (now 16a and 16b) both remain in branches of the same family. 3744
16 Kirkibost No.16 Kirkibost is situated on both sides of the road to Rubha Ghlais (No 19), and lies between the sea and Nos. 15 and 17. The first tenant after resettlement was Donald Macdonald "am Bard" from Tobson. The croft came... 1402
2 Ungeshader No 2 Ungeshader, home of the Smith family, consisted of a blackhouse and enclosures on the shore, with a slipway and seawall to facilitate the handling of boats, and another blackhouse further up the hill (later... Yes 3106
3 Carnish 3249
6 Carnish 3252
1 Carnish 3247
2 Carnish 3248
4 Carnish 3250
5 Carnish 3251
23 Lemreway The first tenant of this croft was Duncan Macmillan (1825-), 4 Lemreway, followed by his son and grand-daughter. 1536
15 Kirkibost No.15 Kirkibost, which is dissected by the road to Rubha Ghlais, is situated between the sea and Nos 14 and 16. The first tenant after resettlement was Kenneth Macdonald, "Coinneach Iain Dhomhnaill Choinnich". It came... 1401
28 Valtos Yes 3206
18 Valtos 3178
23 Valtos 3197
15 Valtos 3175
11 Brenish 3016
24 Valtos 3198
31 Valtos 3209
30 Valtos 3208
1 Ungeshader The croft at 1 Ungeshader had two families on it - the Morrisons nearer the shore and the Macleods further up the hill. The two blackhouses are now in ruins but the newer house, once the Macleods', is still in use. The... Yes 3105
8 Aird Uig Alexander Mackenzie from Assynt was the first tenant at 8 Aird; he moved on to No 1, and Calum Macleod from Grasavig (Geshader) took over the tenancy of No 8, passing it eventually to his son Donald. 2789
2 Crowlista 3073

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