Borrowston, Lewis

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Borrowston
Scottish Gaelic: Borghastan
Crofts, Borghastan (geograph 2631059).jpg
Crofts, Borrowston
Borrowston is located in Outer Hebrides
Borrowston
Borrowston
 Borrowston shown within the Outer Hebrides
Language Scottish Gaelic
English
OS grid reference NB190424
Civil parish Uig
Council area Na h-Eileanan Siar
Lieutenancy area Western Isles
Country Scotland
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town ISLE OF LEWIS
Postcode district HS2
Dialling code 01851
Police Scottish
Fire Scottish
Ambulance Scottish
EU Parliament Scotland
UK Parliament Na h-Eileanan an Iar
Scottish Parliament Western Isles
List of places
UK
Scotland

Coordinates: 58°16′52″N 6°47′35″W / 58.281°N 6.793°W / 58.281; -6.793

Borrowston[1] (Scottish Gaelic: Borghastan) is a settlement situated on the outskirts of Carloway, Lewis, in the Outer Hebrides of Scotland. Borrowston is within the parish of Uig,[1] and is situated near to the A858, which runs through Carloway.[2] The population is about 50.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Details of Borrowston". Scottish Places. Retrieved 27 December 2014. 
  2. ^ "A858". Sabre. Retrieved 27 December 2014. 

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