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Date July 2011

Event ID 632751

Category Descriptive Accounts

Type Note

Permalink http://canmore.org.uk/event/632751

A resident of Balivanich has reported that local tradition does not associate this building with St Columba but does record that it was in use as a cemetery and that the area was tidal at one point prior to the construction of a dyke at Uacher.

Tradition in the area does record that there was a church associated with St Columba in the north west of Benbecula at a place called Te I, meaning the Church of Iona.

Information via email to RCAHMS (SC) 29 July 2011

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