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  • At the top, the Bealach na Ba leveled for a mile or two before a slightly less steep descent.

    A Small Death in the Great Glen

  • Now on the shore from Bealach an sgadan till you come well below the rise of the hill of the fort there is a roughness of grass and sprits that will put a fine skin on grazing beasts, maybe from the strength of the salt in the ground and the wrack, for with high tides the place is often flooded.

    The McBrides A Romance of Arran

  • "Would he be speaking o 'the _Gull_?" said I. "No, man, but a party told me," said the old rascal, "a party told me that the skiffs were below Bealach an sgadan before the moon was up, and Tam is thinking that there will be some fine, fine water on the mainland side before the morning -- afore the more-nin," says he.

    The McBrides A Romance of Arran

  • Bealach an sgadan, and McGilp will be in the Channel.

    The McBrides A Romance of Arran

  • Bealach and the Crask and Mudale, eastwards to Loch Truderscaig, and northwards down the valley of the Naver at least as far as Syre.

    Sutherland and Caithness in Saga-Time or, The Jarls and The Freskyns

  • The route is signposted as part of the Bealach na Gaeltachta - Sli an

    ireland.com Breaking News

  • Bealach an Sgairne, about four miles from Morvich, at 1220 BST on Sunday.

    BBC News - Home

  • This is a discussion on Bealach Tithe An Oireachtais. within the Oireachtas forums, part of the General Discussion category on

    Politics.ie

  • "And," said the lad, looking over his shoulder half fearfully, "he said, 'If ever there is a word comes out of your mouth about this, Homish, I will be ramming three feet o' blue steel through your gizzard, 'and we would be carrying the kist down to the herrin' slap (Bealach an agadan) and to the shore.

    The McBrides A Romance of Arran

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