Eilean Bàn, Lochalsh

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Eilean Bàn
Eilean Bàn frae the Skye Brig, leuking towards Kyle o Lochalsh
Eilean Bàn frae the Skye Brig, leuking towards Kyle o Lochalsh
Location
Eilean Bàn is located in Isle of Skye
Eilean Bàn
Eilean Bàn
Eilean Bàn shown within Scotland
OS grid reference NG746271
Names
Gaelic name Eilean Bàn
Pronunciation [ˈelan ˈpaːn] ( listen)
Meanin o name White Island
Area and summit
Aurie 2.4 ha (5.9 acres)
Heichest elevation  m
Population
Population 0
Groupings
Island group Skye
Local Authority Highland
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References [1][2][3]

Eilean Bàn (Scots Gaelic meanin White Island) is a sax acre island[4] off the coast o mainland Scotland, atween Kyle o Lochalsh an the Isle o Skye, in Hieland. The island supports paort o the Skye Bridge, which crosses the mouth o Loch Alsh frae the mainland tae Skye.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Haswell-Smith, Hamish (2004). The Scottish Islands. Edinburgh: Canongate. ISBN 978-1-84195-454-7. 
  2. Ordnance Survey
  3. Mac an Tàilleir, Iain (2003) Ainmean-àite/Placenames. (pdf) Pàrlamaid na h-Alba. Retrieved 26 August 2012.
  4. "The Eilean Bàn Trust". Retrieved 2008-04-13.