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The Galson Estate is a community-owned estate of 56,000 acres of coast, agricultural land and moor in the North West of the Isle of Lewis in the Outer Hebrides of Scotland. The estate comprises 22 villages running from Upper Barvas to Port of Ness with a population of nearly 2,000 people. The estate passed into community ownership on 12 January 2007 to be managed on their behalf by the Trust.
We hope this website will give you lots of information on our history, our aspirations and details on the projects currently underway. If you would like more information, please do not hesitate to get in touch.
Tha Oighreachd Ghabhsainn a’ gabhail a-steach 56,000 acair fearainn air ceann a tuath Eilean Leòdhais. Tha an oighreachd a’ ruith bho Barabhas Uarach gu Port Nis le cha mhòr 2,000 neach
a’ fuireach ann an dà bhaile air fhichead. Air an 12mh là den Fhaoilleach 2007 ghabh muinntir Oighreachd Ghabhsainn sealbh air an fhearann aca fhèin. Le seo chaidh uallach airson na
h-oighreachd a stiùireadh a thoirt don choimhearsnachd.
Tha sinn an dòchas gun toir an larach-lìn seo tòrr fiosrachaidh dhuibh air eachdraidh na
h-Oighreachd, ar lèirsinn, agus fiosrachadh air na pròiseactan air a bheil sinn ag obair an-dràsta.
Ma tha feum agaibh air tuilleadh fiosrachaidh cuir fios thugainn.
Deadline has been Extended
To assist with emergency services we're launching a house numbering scheme for houses on the Galson Estate
Click below to apply and for full information
WELCOME TO OUR NEW TOURISM WEBSITE
VISIT GALSON ESTATE
Are you planning on Visiting Galson estate?
Are you a tourism provider on the estate?
We've designed a new website that we hope will be an asset to both visitors and providers. From staying local, shopping local,
to eating and drinking local.
Blooming wildflowers or towering cliff tops?
Neolithic cairns or handmade wares?
Dramatic sunsets or driving rains?
All of these can be experienced on the Galson Estate. This page lists a few of the adventures out there – but there are many more to be had.
COMMUNITY INVESTMENT FUND
Maoin na Coimhearsnachd
THE COMMUNITY INVESTMENT PROGRAMME
HAS BEEN ESTABLISHED TO INVEST FUNDS
FROM THE RENEWABLES PROJECT INCOME BACK INTO THE COMMUNITY OF THE GALSON ESTATE.