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ROUSAY FIELD NAMES

 

PART 2 of 4 - SOURIN

FA'DOON, SWARTAFIOLD, SWANDALE

 

Field names supplied by Alan and Ingrid Grieve

04 Fadoon Swandale fields

1. Mugley      2. Girsequoy      3. Assifiold      4. Nortoon      5. Skellamurry      6. Langquoy

 

7. The Meadows      8. The Sooth Meadows      9. Lower Geord      10. Middle Geord

 

11. Upper Geord      12. The Trepshead      13. Hungryquoy

 

14. The Upper Roondo      15. The Lower Roondo

05 Broland

BROLAND, ESSAQUOY, HURTISO

 

Field names supplied by Tommy Gibson and Alan Grieve.

 

Those marked with * are from the 1982 Rousay, Egilsay & Wyre Community Council History Project

1. North Field     2. Meadow     3. Grit o’ the Nort’ Green     4. Hungryquoy     5. The Middle Field

 

6. The Dam Field     7. Houseby     8. The Brecks     9. Fananoo     10. Cuppo

 

11. Grindlays Breck Park     12. The Jib     13. The Minister’s Pow

 

14. The Meadow     15. The Well Field     16. The Longsheet

 

17. Husbae     18. Howdis Meadow     19. The Bowsprite

FARACLETT

 

Field names, courtesy of Fred Garson and Laura French

 

 

1. North Park (Birdie Field)     2. New Park     3. Middle Hill     4. Mugly     5. Rabbit Field

 

6. Kissed Rig     7. Field above the Loch     8. North Meadow     9. Field below the Steading

 

10. Back of the Swine Park [swine pronounced swinee]     11. Mirpha or Mirthve

 

12. Neo     13. Mount Rascal     14. Field below the Cottage     15. South Meadow

 

16. Field below the road of Pow     17. Field at the back of Pow     18. Field at the front of Pow

 

19. Cuppo [Myres]     20. Sandsheet [Scockness]     21. The Ayre of Faraclett     22. The Taft

 

23. Hilter Sharn [Scockness]     24. Salt Water Loch [of Scockness]

 

25. The Ness [Scockness]     26. Tattie Plot

 

 

A - The fence that goes through Faraclett Head with a dog-leg angle in it

was erected by SNH in the 1980s.

07 Banks, Sourin

BANKS, BRENDALE, WASDALE

 

 

Field names supplied by Eric Shortland

 

 

1. Finnio     2. Hill Park     3. Below     4. Mill Park     5. Roadside     6. Mill Brae     7. Volespreed

 

8. Houseby     9. Longsheet     10. Crossroads     11. Co-op Stable     12. Backyard

 

13. Quattro     14. Outerdykes     15. Faroe     16. Manse Field     17. Heather Park

 

18. Tirlot     19. Ervadale     20. Well Park     21. Hill of Wasdale & Ervadale

 

22. Wasdale     23. Heatherhouse     24. Curquoy     25. Lower Gripps

 

26. Upper Gripps     27. West Crea     28. East Crea     29. Feelyha

 

 

 

Imagery ©2017 Getmapping plc, Landsat/Copernicus, Map data ©2017 Google

06 Faraclett

Scockness field names below supplied by Bruce Mainland

 

 

27. Bow Geo      28. Freshwater Loch Field      29. Byre Field

 

30. The Gubs      31. Home Field      32. The Links