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Castlebay, Na h-Eileanan an Iar (Bàgh a' Chaisteil)

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Castlebay, Na h-Eileanan an Iar (Bàgh a' Chaisteil)

Castlebay (Scottish Gaelic: Bàgh a' Chaisteil) is the main village and a community council area on the island of Barra in the Outer Hebrides of Scotland. It is located on the south coast of the island, and overlooks a bay in the Atlantic Ocean dominated by Kisimul Castle, as well as nearby islands such as Vatersay.
Post townISLE OF BARRA
Administrative CountyNa h-Eileanan an Iar
Traditional CountyInverness-shire
OS GridNL6698
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryScotland
Police AuthorityNorthern Scotland
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHighlands and Islands
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHighlands and Islands
Ambulance AuthorityScottish
Dialling code01871
 

Other names by which Castlebay, Na h-Eileanan an Iar (Bàgh a' Chaisteil) has been known in the past

Castlebay/Bàgh a' Chaisteil ~ Bàgh a' Chaisteil

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