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9 Aird Uig

9 Aird Uig

The first tenant at 9 Aird was John Maciver from Pabbay; the croft passed to his son Norman, but he removed to 5 Ardroil and the tenancy went to Donald Matheson, 29 Valtos.

The croft at 9 Aird lost a son in 1918 when Donald Maciver was killed at sea while serving on HMS Sarnia. Two others from 9 Aird - Duncan and John Maciver - were wounded and gassed in France during the Great War.

 

Title: 9 Aird Uig
Record Type: Crofts and Residences
Gaelic Name: 9 Aird Uig
Type: Croft
Grid Ref Easting: 105014
Grid Ref Northing: 937645
Record Maintained By: CEU
Subject Id: 2790