Applecross Placenames Project


Gaelic name: Beinn-tir [Bheinn-tir, A ?]

Name in Original Source: A' Bhaintir

English meaning: Land-hill [?]

Placename feature: Hill

Notes: On 1905 one inch to one mile map, there is a hill marked Beinn Tire near here. Meaning of a' Bhaintir unclear. It is a large lump of hillside, between the townships of cfA' Cheannmhor and cfÀird Heslaig.

W. J. Watson's notes:

Map name appears in: OS 1905 Sheet LXXX, XCI

Feature Co-ordinates: 57.542292,-5.730192

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