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Mangersta, Lewis The original settlement of Mangersta (thought by some to derive from the Norse for 'Magnus's steading') was cleared, resettled and then cleared again prior to 1874. Crofts relating to that earlier period are labelled '... Yes 3265
Mangersta Beach Mangersta Beach lies to the south of the village itself, bounded on both sides by rocky cliffs. The Grana was wrecked off the beach. See also the Iron Age finds. Yes 49364
4 Mangersta The first tenant of 4 Mangersta after the village was relotted in 1911 was John Buchanan of 14 Brenish. The tenancy passed to John Macleod from 3 Enaclete. 3151
6 Mangersta The first tenant at 6 Mangersta, after the village was relotted in 1911, was Peter Morrison from 21 Brenish. 3153
5 Mangersta The first tenant at 5 Mangersta, after the village was relotted in 1911, was Malcolm Macritchie from 15 Brenish. 3152
12 Mangersta The first tenant at 12 Mangersta, after the village was relotted in 1911, was Norman Morrison from 29 Brenish. 3159
Mangersta School Mangersta School was opened in 1912 and closed in 1962. Initially, children from Mangersta to Ardroil were taught there and after Brenish School closed Brenish and Islivig children also attended there. 21794
7 Mangersta The first tenant on 7 Mangersta, after the village was relotted in 1911, was Allan Buchanan from 6 Brenish. 3154
8 Mangersta The first tenant on 8 Mangersta, after the village was lotted in 1911, was widow, Ann Morrison from 22 Brenish. 3155
10 Mangersta The first tenant at 10 Mangersta, after the village was lotted in 1911, was Finlay Macleod from 24 Brenish. 3157
9 Mangersta The first tenant on 9 Mangersta, after the village was relotted in 1911, was Donald Buchanan from 6 Brenish. 3156
11 Mangersta The first tenant at 11 Mangersta, after the village was relotted in 1911, was Donald Matheson from 4 Brenish. 3158
13 Mangersta The first tenant at 13 Mangersta, when the village was relotted in 1911, was John Buchanan from 14a Brenish. 3160
1 Mangersta The first tenant of 1 Mangersta, when the village was relotted in 1911, was Donald Morrison from 20 Brenish. 3148
2 Mangersta The first tenant of 2 Mangersta, after the village was relotted in 1911, was John Macritchie from 15 Brenish. 3149
3 Mangersta The first tenant at 3 Mangersta, after the village was relotted in 1911, was Donald Macaulay from 18 Brenish and 2 Islivig. 3150
Old Mangersta, Lewis The original settlement of Mangersta (Magnus's steading) was cleared at the same time as Mealista, in 1837-38, to make way for sheep. It was resettled but then cleared again in 1873-4, when the temporary settlers mostly... 104353
Mangersta Farm 119013
Mangersta - DRAINAGE SYSTEM (Undated) Summary: DRAINAGE SYSTEM (Undated)Drainage system Location: NB 00710 33088 References: Burgess, Christopher & Church, Michael. 1997. 2 volumes, surveyed 1996, covering the 100m above the high tide line, and the... 32601
Mangersta - CAIRN (Undated) Summary: CAIRN (Undated)Cairn Location: NB 01340 33484 References: Burgess, Christopher & Church, Michael. 1997. 2 volumes, surveyed 1996, covering the 100m above the high tide line, and the intertidal zone. Coastal... 32603
Mangersta - CAIRN (Undated) Summary: CAIRN (Undated)Cairn Location: NB 00544 31536 References: Burgess, Christopher & Church, Michael. 1997. 2 volumes, surveyed 1996, covering the 100m above the high tide line, and the intertidal zone. Coastal... 32596
Mangersta - WALL (Undated) Summary: WALL (Undated)Wall Location: NB 00577 31269 References: Burgess, Christopher & Church, Michael. 1997. 2 volumes, surveyed 1996, covering the 100m above the high tide line, and the intertidal zone. Coastal... 32593
Mangersta - BUILDING (Undated) Summary: BUILDING (Undated)Cellular building Location: NB 00248 29839 Acknowledgement: Information provided by Western Isles Council Sites & Monuments Record, January 2006. 32581
MANGERSTA, LEWIS - TOWNSHIP (Undated) Summary: TOWNSHIP (Undated)Centred on NB 007 313, township shown on 1st ed OS map 1854 Location: NB 007 313 Full description: NB03SW 37 centred on 007 313 A crofting township comprising fifteen roofed buildings, six... 32507
Mangersta - SETTLEMENT MOUND (Undated) Summary: SETTLEMENT MOUND (Undated)Settlement mound Location: NB 00312 29836 Acknowledgement: Information provided by Western Isles Council Sites & Monuments Record, January 2006. 32582
1 Old Mangersta 3271
12 Old Mangersta 3289
COMB from MANGERSTA, LEWIS Find Type: COMB (BONE) Current location: NMS (HR 1354) Acknowledgement: Information provided by Western Isles Council Sites & Monuments Record, January 2006. 33336
7 Old Mangersta 3282
8 Old Mangersta 3283

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