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New Tolsta, Lewis

New Tolsta, Lewis

New Tolsta came into existence in 1922 when Tolsta Farm was broken into crofts. It occupies the same general area as the original settlement of North Tolsta (referred to as Old North Tolsta on this website), which was cleared in 1852 to make way for the farm.

 

Title: New Tolsta, Lewis
Record Type: Locations
Gaelic Name: Baile Ùr Tholastaidh; Bail' Ur Tholastaidh; Am Baile Ùr
Grid Ref Easting: 153830
Grid Ref Northing: 948885
Record Maintained By: CET
Subject Id: 104129