Lochs  Ross and Cromarty


In 1887, John Bartholomew's Gazetteer of the British Isles described Lochs like this:

Lochs, par., Lewis island, Outer Hebrides, Ross-shire, 144,444 ac. (including foreshore and lochs), pop. 6284; the church is on the N. side of Loch Erisort, 11½ miles SW. of Stornoway.

Lochs through time

Lochs is now part of Eilean Siar district. Click here for graphs and data of how Eilean Siar has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Lochs itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Lochs, in Eilean Siar and Ross and Cromarty | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 26th October 2021

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