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Hosta, North Uist

Hosta, North Uist

Hosta's land was divided into shares in about 1820. The shares were not crofts as such, since evidence given to the Napier Commission in 1884 stated that the land was still worked on the run-rig system, as were the nearby areas of Kyles Paible and Heisgeir.

 

Title: Hosta, North Uist
Record Type: Locations
Gaelic Name: Hòmhsta
Type: Village/Township
Grid Ref Easting: 72128
Grid Ref Northing: 872335
Record Maintained By: CEUT
Subject Id: 108064