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Pol an Oir, Berneray

Pol an Oir, Berneray

Pol an Òir lies within Borve on the island of Berneray. It includes the harbour previously used by Borve crofters when transporting animals to and from the island. The name probably means Pool of the Shore, but the alternative translation Pool of Gold is suggested in The Place Names of Berneray.

Title: Pol an Oir, Berneray
Record Type: Locations
Gaelic Name: Pol an Òir
Grid Ref Easting: 91855
Grid Ref Northing: 880679
Record Maintained By: CEBH
Subject Id: 67404