Tag Archives: Leverburgh

Friday photo: How many Pabbays?!

This Friday’s image is taken from Bosival at Leveburgh looking out over the sound of Harris to Pabbay.  Pabbay comes from the Norse “Papey” meaning island of the papar i.e. monks. The Outer Hebrides has three islands called Pabbay, all … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on Friday photo: How many Pabbays?!

Friday photo; the birth of a town

The portion of a card seen above and below were found in the James Shaw Grant collection, and bear a striking resemblance to the Christmas Card sent by Lord Leverhulme featured on our blog in the past. The card has … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on Friday photo; the birth of a town