Airdbheala Islay Argyllshire Scotland
Subject Source: Local sources
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Note about place-names on Ìle/Islay, June 1887
Scope and Contents Note about place-names on Ìle/Islay probably collected from Donald Currie, crofter, Baile Meadhanach/Ballymeanach, which reads 'Airdbheala, Port Bheala or speala. W[est] of P[or]tnahaven Isla Cala.'
Dates: June 1887
Note about the etymology of Aird-bheala, 1895
Scope and Contents Note about the etymology of Aird-bheala which reads 'Aird-bheala or Aird-dheala west of Port-na-Haven Islay. Probably a corruption of Aird na h-Eala' [Àirdbheala, Port na h-Abhainne/Portnahaven, Ìle].