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Gisla, Lewis

Gisla, Lewis

Prior to about 1850, Gisla was a township of five crofts. It subsequently became a small farm; the first tenant was Angus Maclean.

There is a hydro-electric scheme on the loch above the village.

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Title: Gisla, Lewis
Record Type: Locations
Gaelic Name: Giosla
Type: Village/Township
Grid Ref Easting: 112671
Grid Ref Northing: 925725
Record Maintained By: CEU
Subject Id: 1748