Adabroc

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Adabrock
Scattered habitation at Adabroc (geograph 3454665).jpg
Scattered habitation at Adabrock
Adabrock is located in Outer Hebrides
Adabrock
Adabrock
Adabrock shown within the Outer Hebrides
Language Scottish Gaelic
English
OS grid reference NB530627
Civil parish
Council area
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Country Scotland
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town ISLE OF LEWIS
Postcode district HS2
Dialling code 01851
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Ambulance Scottish
EU Parliament Scotland
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58°28′59″N 6°14′13″W / 58.483°N 6.237°W / 58.483; -6.237Coordinates: 58°28′59″N 6°14′13″W / 58.483°N 6.237°W / 58.483; -6.237

Adabrock[1] (Scottish Gaelic: Adabroc), is a village in the area of Ness, Lewis, in the Outer Hebrides, Scotland. Adabrock is within the parish of Barvas,[1] and is situated on the B8015 between Lionel and Eorodale.[2] It is at the northern tip of Lewis, south-west of Port of Ness.

Bronze Age tools and weapons have been discovered at Adabroc.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Details of Adabrock". Scottish Places. Retrieved 29 December 2014. 
  2. ^ "B8015". Sabre. Retrieved 29 December 2014. 
  3. ^ Armit, Ian (1996). The Archaeology of Skye and the Western Isles. Edinburgh University Press. p. 101. 

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