Uachdar

Uachdar (Scottish Gaelic: An t-Uachdar [ən̪ˠ ˈt̪ʰuəxkəɾ]) is a settlement on the Outer Hebridean Island of Benbecula. Uachdar is within the parish of South Uist.[1]

Uachdar
View across tidal loch near Uachdar (geograph 2190069).jpg
View across a tidal loch near Uachdar
Uachdar is located in Outer Hebrides
Uachdar
Uachdar
Location within the Outer Hebrides
LanguageScottish Gaelic
English
OS grid referenceNF800557
Civil parish
Council area
Lieutenancy area
CountryScotland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townBENBECULA
Postcode districtHS7
Dialling code01871
PoliceScotland
FireScottish
AmbulanceScottish
UK Parliament
Scottish Parliament
List of places
UK
Scotland
57°28′44″N 7°20′20″W / 57.479°N 7.339°W / 57.479; -7.339Coordinates: 57°28′44″N 7°20′20″W / 57.479°N 7.339°W / 57.479; -7.339

The settlement is home to the only bakery on Benbecula, MacLeans Hebridean Bakery, which also has a small shop in the same complex as the bakery itself.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Details of Uachdar". Scottish Places. Retrieved 17 December 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)

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