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19 Kirkibost

19 Kirkibost

No.19 Kirkibost (Rubha Ghlais) is one of the largest crofts in Bernera. It is situated at the furthest point in the south east of Kirkibost. The sea is on 3 sides and Nos. 18 and 20 on the noth-west. The 1st tenant after resettlement was Donald Macaulay, "Domhnall Mairi" and it stayed in the family until the 1970's when it was sold. A second house was built for a family member. The buyer kept the original house but the croft was sold and the purchaser took on the second house.

 

Title: 19 Kirkibost
Record Type: Crofts and Residences
Gaelic Name: 19 Circebost
Type: Croft
Grid Ref Easting: 118988
Grid Ref Northing: 933849
Date Lotted: 1805
Record Maintained By: CEBL
Subject Id: 1405