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Roll of Honour: Berneray Berneray's Roll of Honour appears on the island's war memorial in Church Road. First World War Private Donald MacAskill of 4a Ruisgarry (Tarraloch), Cameron Highlanders Private Roderick MacAskill of 4a Ruisgarry (... Yes 111715
Loyal Lewis: Roll of Honour 1914-1918 Edited by William Grant (1873-1932).  Second edition (Stornoway, 1920). Physical description: pages xiv, 343; illustrations (including facsimiles, photographs, portraits); 19 x 26cm. A copy (accession number 1990.2.2)... Yes 118515
Saddle quern Broken saddle quern made from Lewisian gneiss. Found on Little Bernera by Donald Macaulay, who gifted it to Bernera Museum. Yes 120717
Roll of Honour: Uig, World War Two   WORLD WAR II - 1939 - 1945 Bold text indicates those who died during the war British Service Medals explained - Click here Name Patronymic Address Service Details BREANISH       Murdo Maclean   1... Yes 23230
Roll of Honour: Uig, Falklands War   FALKLANDS WAR - 1982     Name Patronymic Address Service Details BREANISH       Robert Latimer   9 Breanish Marines Neil Buchanan   11 Breanish Marines Iain Bichanan   11 Breanish R.N... Yes 23248
Gravir School photographs Pairc Historical Society has a number of photographs from Gravir School; click on the associated thumbnails to view the images and in most cases, identification lists. If you can add to the identification or if you have... Yes 46076
Cromore School photographs Pairc Historical Society has a number of photographs from Cromore School; click on the associated thumbnails to view the images and, in most cases, identification lists. If you can add to the identification or if you... Yes 46077
Lemreway School photographs Pairc Historical Society has a number ofphotographs from Lemreway School; click on the associated thumbnails to view the images and, in most cases, identification lists. If you can add to the identification or if you... Yes 46080
Planasker School photographs Pairc Historical Society has a number of photographs from Planasker School, Marvig; click on the associated thumbnails to view the images and, in most cases, identification lists. If you can add to the identification or... Yes 46082
Kershader School photographs Pairc Historical Society has a number of photographs from Kershader School; click on the associated thumbnails to view the images and, in most cases, identification lists. If you can add to the identification or if you... Yes 46083
Inscriptions at Baile na Cille cemetery Baile na Cille Cemetery was in use for many centuries but incribed stones were a late introduction. The following inscriptions were transcribed c1973; since then some stones have fallen. 1. In memory of David Watson,... Yes 50177
Gleanings: the genealogy of Kinloch, Isle of Lewis and history of the area By Angus Smith, Keose and other members of Comunn Eachdraidh Cheann a' Loch (Kinloch Historical Society). Detailed research into the family histories, agriculture, industries, schools, churches, military service and... Yes 5196
Roll of Honour: Uig, World War One WORLD WAR I - 1914 - 1918 Bold text indicates those who died during the war British Service Medals explained - Click here Name Patronymic Address Service Details ARD BHEAG John Macdonald... Yes 9930
Uig 2000: Portrait of an Island Community Uig 2000: Portrait of an Island Community, by Ian Buchanan and Calum MacDonald, is a book produced for the millennium year about the inhabitants of Uig at that time. It was published by the Stornoway Gazette Ltd. 10022
Croft History Isle of Lewis, Volume 18 This volume of croft histories was compiled by Bill Lawson for Comann Eachdraidh Cheann a Tuath nan Loch (North Lochs Historical Society). It covers the villages of Achmore, Lochganvich and Scapraid. Copies are... 100807
Croft History Isle of Berneray, Volume 1 This croft history covers the township of Borve. The introduction includes memories of the area by Donald Alick MacKillop. The book is available from Bill Lawson's website. 103689
A history of Kirkibost A letter, from Chrissie Bell (Morrison) Maclean of Perceval Road in Stornoway, to Bernera Historical Society. The letter is in five parts: The Smiths at 18 Kirkibost The family at 18 Kirkibost The war years The... 10375
A Prince Among Islands A television documentary featuring Prince Charles and his visits to the island of Berneray. It was presented by Selina Scott and originally broadcast on Grampian TV in 1991. 103778
A letter regarding John Smith of 18 Kirkibost, missionary and bard A letter from Chrissie Bell (Morrison) Maclean of Perceval Road in Stornoway, to Bernera Historical Society. 10379
J Rankine family papers (Macleans of 1 Brenish) This is a genealogical archive compiled by Jan Rankine, a descendant of the Macleans of 1 Brenish. It refers mainly to Brenish and Valtos.  103810
Croft history : Isle of Lewis, volume 15 Lawson, Bill, for Comann Eachdraidh Tholastaidh bho Thuath Northton, Isle of Harris : Bill Lawson Publications, 2008 160 pages; illustrations ISBN: 9781872598543 This volume of croft histories and genealogies was... 103819
Croft history: Isle of Lewis, volume 7 Lawson, Bill, for Comann Eachdraidh Ceann a Tuath nan Loch Northton, Isle of Harris : Bill Lawson Publications, 2001 69 pages; illustrations ISBN: 9781872598369 This volume of croft histories was compiled by Bill Lawson... 104182
Croft history : Isle of Lewis, volume 12 Lawson, Bill, for Comann Eachdraidh Cheann a Tuath nan Loch Northton, Isle of Harris : Bill Lawson Publications, 2006 174 pages; illustrations ISBN: 9781872598499 This volume of croft histories and genealogies was... 104193
Register of Emigrant Families from the Western Isles The full title of this publication is: A Register of Emigrant Families from the Western Isles of Scotland to Ontario, Canada: Part 1 Bruce, Grey & Huron Counties etc.  Compiled by Bill Lawson and available to... 104216
Croft history : Isle of Lewis, volume 6 Lawson, Bill, for Comann Eachdraidh Ceann a Tuath nan Loch Northton, Isle of Harris : Bill Lawson Publications, 1998 125 pages; illustrations ISBN: 9781872598321 This volume of croft histories was compiled by Bill... 104357
North Tolsta Historical Society Archive 104359
Croft History Isle of Lewis, Volume 16, Tolsta Part 2 This volume of croft histories was compiled by Bill Lawson for Comann Eachdraidh Tholastaidh bho Thuath (North Tolsta Historical Society). It covers North Tolsta (Crofts 44 to 77), feus and allotments, and New Tolsta. ... 104389
Scotland's War Losses Written by Duncan Duff, Scotland's War Losses is a book first published in 1947. It reviews the military contribution of Scotland to British armed forces since the Union of 1707, and makes a link between war casualties... 104691
Ness Historical Society archive Comunn Eachdraidh Nis (Ness Historical Society) holds a vast archive as well as genealogical records for the whole North Lewis area at the former Cross Primary School.     104699
Orain Eachainn MhicFhionghain Òrain Eachainn MhicFhionghain is a collection of works by Hector MacKinnon of Berneray. It was published by Acair in 2013. ISBN 9780861523498 104886

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