Benside, in Newmarket
|Newmarket shown within the Outer Hebrides|
|OS grid reference|
|Sovereign state||United Kingdom|
|Post town||ISLE OF LEWIS|
|Dialling code||01851 70|
Newmarket (//; Scottish Gaelic: An Margaidh Ùr; Scottish Gaelic pronunciation: ['an̪ˠ 'maka:j uɾ]) is a village in the Outer Hebrides of Scotland, on the isle of Lewis near Stornoway. It is part of the Leodsoch countryside and a peat site is not far away. Its nearest town is Stornoway and the nearest council headquarters is Na h-Eileanan Siar in Stornoway. Newmarket is within the parish of Stornoway. Newmarket is situated on the A857 at the junction with the B895. The remains of a stone circle exist to the west of the villages in a croft.
The peat site is situated just at the border of the village, Laxdaleside.
- "Lewis, Newmarket". Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland. Retrieved 21 December 2014.
- "A857". Sabre. Retrieved 21 December 2014.
- "Lewis, Benside, Newmarket". Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland. Retrieved 21 December 2014.
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