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Friday photo: The Carry, Glen Valtos

This week we’re off to Uig for our Friday photo and The Carry, Glen Valtos.  The postcard labels it as being Stornoway, even though anyone local knows it isn’t! This bit of Lewis road always feels special to me as … Continue reading

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Friday photo; Chapman’s map

The above map of Uig forms part of a larger map of Lewis and Harris created by James Chapman in 1817.  The map is very detailed and currently hangs in the Comhairle building on Sandwick Road, Stornoway. There is a … Continue reading

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