Eilean Bàn, Lochalsh

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Eilean Bàn
Gaelic name Eilean Bàn
Pronunciation [ˈelan ˈpaːn] ( listen)
Meanin o name White Island
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 shawn within Scotland
OS grid reference NG746271
Physical geography
Island group Skye
Aurie 2.4 ha (5.9 acres)
Heichest elevation  m
Admeenistration
Sovereign state Unitit Kinrick
Kintra Scotland
Cooncil aurie Highland
Demografics
Population 0
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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 pairt o the Skye Brig, 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. 

Coordinates: 57°16′46″N 5°44′21″W / 57.2794°N 5.7392°W / 57.2794; -5.7392