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"Laithean an Iasgaich": Land and Sea This book was compiled by the North Tolsta Young Historians with financial assistance from: Leader+, BNSF and Western Isles Enterprise. Copies of it can be ordered here: http://www.tolsta.info/index.php/land-and-sea/36-... 111522
A Brief History of the Church in Uig by John Macleod OBE, DL, MA, Carishader; 1928-1998. Written 1994; published by Comann Eachdraidh Uig, 2001 (out of print). A history of the Church in Uig from its earliest beginnings through the Disruption to the... 51556
A Chulaidh as Fhearr A collection of hymns by John Smith, 18 Kirkibost, Bernera Published by Stornoway Religious Bookshop and printed by Stornoway Gazette 9953
A History of Kirkibost A letter, from C B Maclean, Perceval Rd Stornoway, to Bernera Historical Society. The letter is in five parts; The Smiths at 18 Kirkibost. The Family at 18 Kirkibost The War Years. The Neighbours. My Grandmother 10375
A Letter re John Smith of 18 Kirkibost, Missionary & Bard A letter from C B Maclean. Perceval Rd, Stornoway to Bernera Historical Society 10379
A Prince Among Islands A television documentary featuring Prince Charles and his visits to the island of Berneray. It was presented by Selina Scott and originally broadcast on Grampian TV in 1991. 103778
A Selection of Source Documents from the Isle of Harris 1688-1830 A Selection of Source Documents from the Isle of Harris 1688-1830 is a book published in 1992 by Bill Lawson. It is now out of print. 68200
A brief history of Gravir Compiled by Comunn Eachdraidh na Pàirc. Lochs : Comunn Eachdraidh na Pàirc, 2009. No ISBN. 28 pages. : illustrations (some colour), maps, portraits. Informed by the memories and oral traditions of the Gravir area.   119410
Am Baile Am Baile, or The Village, is a bilingual (Scottish Gaelic and English) website founded in 2003 by a consortium led by the Highland Council and funded by the New Opportunities Fund. The website provides a digital archive... 119314
An Investigation of Sheilings and Sheiling Sites A study of sheilings and sheiling sites conducted by students of the University of Birmingham (Dept. of Ancient History and Archaeology) in 1998 44024
An Neamhnaid Luachmhor An Neamhnaid Luachmhor: A Precious Gem is a collection of religious works by Hector Mackinnon (Eachainn MacFhiongain), published by Stornoway Religious Bookshop in 1990.   104888
An Ribheid Chiuil: the poems of Iain Archie MacAskill An Ribheid Chiuil contains a selection of poems by Iain Archie MacAskill, the piper and bard. It was edited by local historian Alick Morrison, who added an informative introduction and footnotes. Printed by A Learmonth... 67536
An Trusadh - Memories of Crofting in the Ardveg An Trusadh - Memories of Crofting in the Ardveg is a book written by John Macdonald describing his early memories of life in a remote part of Uig in the Isle of Lewis. It was published in 2013 by the Islands Book Trust... 106144
An Tuil: Anthology of 20th-Century Scottish Gaelic Verse Edited by Ronald Black, An Tuil is a bilingual anthology featuring more than 350 poems from 100 twentieth-century Gaelic poets. The poems are accompanied by notes and by detailed biographies of the poets, together with... 105410
Ancient Barra Ancient Barra is one of a series of three booklets in the series Exploring the Archaeology of the Outer Hebrides.  Written by Keith Branigan, and published by Comhairle nan Eilean Siar, the book provides a visitors'... 109633
Annals of Garelochside Subtitle: being an account historical and topographical of the parishes of Row, Rosneath and Cardross By William Charles Maughan, and illustrated by Alexander McGibbon. Paisley: Alexander Gardner, 1897. A digitised copy... 118505
Balallan School Log Log for the School kept from May 1879 to November 1896 kept on a weekly basis and detailing attendance, visits to the school by HM Inspectors; holidays and any other notable events. 46435
Balallan School Log Log for the School from October 1919 to June 1935 kept on a weekly basis and detailing attendance, visits to the school by HM Inspectors; holidays and any other notable events. 46436
Balallan School Log Log for the School from August 1935 to June 1973, kept on a weekly basis and detailing attendance, visits to the school by HM Inspectors; holidays and any other notable events. 46437
Balallan School Log Log for Balallan School which was kept on a weekly basis from June 1909 to October 1919. 46438
Balallan School Log Log for Balallan School from August 1973 to May 2002, kept on a weekly basis and detailing attendance, visits to the school by HM Inspectors; holidays and any other notable events. 46439
Balallan School Log Log for the school kept from 2 December 1896 to 18 June 1909, kept on a weekly basis and detailing attendance, visits to the school by HM Inspectors; holidays and any other notable events. 46440
Bardachd Leodhais A book of Gaelic songs and hymns compiled by Iain N Macleod, a former headmaster in Bernera school. Iain was so impressed by the bardachd of John Smith from Earshader that he decided to gather as much of his work as he... 12005
Bardachd a’ Bhocsair Bardachd a’ Bhocsair is a volume of poetry from Angus Campbell published posthumously in 1978. Publisher: C. MacDhòmhnaill, Loanhead, Glasgow ISBN 0 904265 22 6   106377
Bernera Historical Society archive The Bernera Historical Society (Comann Eachdraidh Sgìre Bhearnaraigh) archive consists of both records and artefacts, and is housed in the society's four-star registered museum in the Bernera Community Centre, Lewis. 11646
Bernera School Register 5251
Berneray Historical Guide and Trail Berneray's Historical Guide and Trail containes a timeline and summary of the island's fascinating history. It also includes a map guiding visitors to over 30 interesting locations on Berneray. The guide is available... 67799
Berneray Historical Society archive The Berneray Historical Society archive includes documents, artefacts, photographs and other materials. It is housed at the Nurse's Cottage where it can be consulted by visitors. 64651
Berneray School Admissions Register 1897-1932 74969
Berneray School Log Book 1912- The school log book contains the headteachers' record of events at Berneray School from 9th December 1912. Started by the headmaster Murdoch D MacDonald, it was continued by his successor Roderick MacLeod (1913-1915). 75504

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