Category Archives: Inverness-shire

A Flag For North Uist

  A flag has been proposed for the island of North Uist, based upon South Uist’s flag, to highlight the relationship of the two islands but with the colours reversed to demonstrate the distinction of each. The theme of the Nordic … Continue reading

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A Flag For The Outer Hebrides

  This flag, derived from the coat of arms of Comahairle nan Eilean Siar (the formerly named Western Isles Council) is used to represent the chain of Scottish islands named The Outer Hebrides (Western Isles). This archipelago is traditionally split … Continue reading

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South Uist Flag

The Scottish island of South Uist, in the Outer Hebrides archipelago, traditionally part of Inverness-shire, has been associated with a green flag bearing a dark blue Nordic style cross, fimbriated (outlined) in white, for several years and this was formally registered by … Continue reading

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A Flag For Inverness-shire

This proposal, the creation of Philip Tibbetts, takes its colours from the coat of arms of Inverness-shire County Council The crossed devices are Lochaber Axes as found in the arms of Lochaber District Council in the county which themselves derive … Continue reading

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A Flag For Barra

The Scottish island of Barra, in the Outer Hebrides archipelago, traditionally part of Inverness-shire, has been associated with a green flag bearing a white Nordic style cross for over a decade. Details regarding the provenance and significance of this design … Continue reading

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