Applecross Placenames Project


Gaelic name: Uaimh na h-Armachd

Name in Original Source: Uamh na h-Armachd

English meaning: Cave of the arms or armament

Placename feature: Cave

Notes: Or possibly connected to the Jacobite Rising of 1745-46: 'Cave of the Revolt'. It sits south of the former farm settlement of Salachar and Åird Clais Shalachair on the shoreline

W. J. Watson's notes:

Map name appears in: NG 65 SE; OS 1880 Sheet XCIA

Feature Co-ordinates: 57.4861,-5.869

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