Barvas  Ross and Cromarty


In 1887, John Bartholomew's Gazetteer of the British Isles described Barvas like this:

Barvas, par. and 2 vils. (Lower and Upper B.), in N. of Lewis isl., Ross-sh., on Barvas rivulet, 12 m. NW. of Stornoway, 89,654 ac., pop. 5325; pop. of both vils. 561; P.O.

Barvas through time

Barvas is now part of Eilean Siar district. Click here for graphs and data of how Eilean Siar has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Barvas itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Barvas, in Eilean Siar and Ross and Cromarty | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 26th September 2021

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