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Iochdar, Na h-Eileanan an Iar

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Iochdar, Na h-Eileanan an Iar

Iochdar, also spelled Eochar, is a hamlet and community on the west coast of the island of South Uist, in the Outer Hebrides, Scotland. It is the largest of several crofting settlements in the north-west of South Uist, and is located 1.5 kilometres west of the A865 road. Iochdar is part of the 93,000 acres South Uist Estate, which was the subject of Scotland's largest community land buyout in 2006, and is now run by Stòras Uibhist.
Administrative CountyNa h-Eileanan an Iar
Traditional CountyInverness-shire
OS GridNF7746
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryScotland
Police AuthorityNorthern Scotland
 

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