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TITLE
Fidigidh Iochdrach
EXTERNAL ID
QZP40_2471_P146
PLACENAME
Uig
DISTRICT
Lewis
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
ROSS: Uig
SOURCE
Highland Libraries
ASSET ID
31580
KEYWORDS
bothan
houses
buildings
stones
Lewis
summer
Fidigidh Iochdrach

Drawings and diagrams of 'bothan' on Lewis. The stone houses were used as summer dwellings.

This view shows the houses when they were inhabited and encased in turf.

This illustration is taken from 'The Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland' vol.3

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Fidigidh Iochdrach

ROSS: Uig

bothan; houses; buildings; stones; Lewis; summer

Highland Libraries

Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland (illustrations)

Drawings and diagrams of 'bothan' on Lewis. The stone houses were used as summer dwellings.<br /> <br /> This view shows the houses when they were inhabited and encased in turf.<br /> <br /> This illustration is taken from 'The Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland' vol.3