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1st Crulivig School The first school in Crulivig was located at 3 Crulivig. During the 1880s it was moved to a location between 5 and 6 Crulivig. 25140
2nd Crulivig School Crulivig School moved from 3 Crulivig to a location between 5 and 6 Crulivig (probably in the 1880s). Yes 25141
Aird School, Point 13870
Airidhantuim Primary School, Shader, Ness, Lewis 119163
Amhuinnsuidhe Castle, Harris Amhuinnsuidhe Castle was built in 1867 in Scottish baronial style by the 7th Earl of Dunmore. It passed through various hands since then and is now in private ownership following a joint bid with the local community to... 60766
An Eaglais Dhearg When Dr P J Macleod bought the building, formerly used by the United Free Church, he gave it to the Bernera recreation club. It was painted red and known as "an Eaglais Dhearg" (the red church). Part of it was used by... 40490
Ardveg Side School 114577
Arivruach School Arivruach School, a Board School, built in response to the Education Act of 1872, was opened on 26 September 1893. The first teacher was Rose MacCorkindale and on 1 February 1894 she gave up her post. It seemed to be... Yes 22020
Back School 46890
Baile na Cille Cemetery A very old circular burial ground and sanctuary, containing the remains of a chapel (or two) dedicated to St Christopher. Tradition maintains that the cemetery was built on rock, within the circular wall and the... 65115
Baile na Cille Church (1829) The new church at Baile na Cille was built in 1829 to serve all of the Parish of Uig. It replaced the very much smaller thatched church, the ruins of which are evident on low ground next to the Baile na Cille cemetery.... Yes 24634
Baile na Cille Manse The Manse at Baile na Cille was built in 1784 on glebe land above the shore at Uig Sands, near the ancient cemetery and sanctuary around Saint Christopher’s Chapel. It served as a residence for the Established Church... 117173
Baile na Cille Manse (1784) The Manse at Baile na Cille was built c1784 on glebe land just above the shore at Uig Sands, near the ancient cemetery and sanctuary around St Christopher's Chapel. It served as the residence of the Established Church... Yes 40694
Balallan School, Balallan In 1872 the Education (Scotland) Act vested complete responsibility for education with the Government but it took some time to build schools in Kinloch. Balallan School was opened on 26 May 1879 when 23 pupils were... Yes 22018
Balmacara House School Balmacara House School, an agricultural and horticultural college for boys aged 16-18, opened in the early 1950s and operated in that way until the early 1970s. The School comprised the main building, an annex that was... 119233
Barra Airport Barra's airport, with three runways for different wind directions, is famously located at the cockle beach Tràigh Mhòr, which provides suitable hard ground for planes to land, depending on tides. The airfield was... Yes 109665
Bellshill Maternity Hospital Bellshill Maternity Hospital was located in North Road in Bellshill, starting as a two-ward hospital in the 1870s. In 1917 it began to specialise as a maternity hospital, the first in Lanarkshire. Bellshill saw the... 107980
Bernera School Bernera School, in the village of Breaclete, was officially opened on the 14th July 1881 by School Board; Mssrs Gillies, Macarthur and Macleod. Until 1963 the pupils were all living in Bernera, and the children in Tir... Yes 25138
Berneray School Berneray School is situated at Ludag at the northern end of the island of Berneray. At one time there were three schools on Berneray - the Primary School, the Gaelic School (close to the church) and also a 'Women's... Yes 67798
Bethesda Care Home & Hospice, Stornoway Bethesda Care Home and Hospice is a charitable institution, situated in Springfield Road. The nursing home caters for clients of Western Isles Council Social Work Department. The hospice has 4 beds for care of cancer... 43303
Bible Training Institute, Glasgow The foundation of the BibleTraining Institute, originally located in Bothwell Street, Glasgow, Scotland, can be traced to visits to Glasgow between 1874 and 1891 by the American revivalists Dwight Lyman Moody and Ira D... 117193
Blar Buidhe Care Home, Stornoway Blar Buidhe Care Home is a purpose built forty bedded Care Home offering Dementia and Nursing Care. 111893
Bosta Cemetery The present cemetery was built some time after 1878 when the people in the village had been resettled elsewhere in the island. Before this the burial ground was in Little Bernera which entailed taking the remains across... 39845
Bragar School 40724
Breasclete School, Breasclete 22384
Bridgend Public School, Alness 46312
British Military Hospital, Rinteln BMH Rinteln was one of several BAOR (British Army On The Rhine) army hospitals in Germany. It is now closed.     119137
Brora High School 114579
Buckingham Palace, London Buckingham Palace is the official London residence of the British monarch. It was originally the town house of the Dukes of Buckingham and was then called Buckingham House. 36129
Burial Ground, Siabaidh This burial ground, located on the south coast of Berneray, was first used in 1954. 107086

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