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Sgeir an Tailleir, Pol an Oir

Sgeir an Tailleir, Pol an Oir

Sgeir an Tàilleir is the smaller of two rocks lying off Pol an Òir. It was previously named Gillespie's Skerry for Gillespie (Archibald) Morrison, a smith who lived nearby at Pol an Òir, but later renamed after Gillespie (Archibald) MacLeod, a tailor, who lived at Pol an Òir from the 1880s. 

 

Title: Sgeir an Tailleir, Pol an Oir
Record Type: Natural Landscape Features
Also Known As: Gillespie's Skerry
Type: Skerry
Record Maintained By: CEBH
Subject Id: 105413