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Uig: A Hebridean Parish

Uig: A Hebridean Parish

by HA Moisley, MSc, and Members of the Geographical Field Group

Departments of Geography, Glasgow University and University of Nottingham, 1961.

Parts I: Introductory (on crofts and crofters)

Part II: District Accounts of South Uig

Part III: District Accounts of Bernera, East Loch Roag and Carloway

Part IV: Analysis of agriculture and population data, and conclusions.

The published results of a detailed study into crofting ways and realities in Uig, Isle of Lewis, in 1956-1961. Nineteen voluntary field workers undertook research in the community, at their own expense. (The preface notes that they could have holidayed in Switzerland for less.)

 

Title: Uig: A Hebridean Parish
Record Type: Resources
Date of Source: 1961
Record Maintained By: CEU
Source Type: monograph
Subject Id: 49042