- a city in NW Scotland, in the Hebrides.
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Coincidentally, Rob Roy (then of Stornoway Productions), and I were doing a TV documentary about the war in Eritrea.Witnessing the Decisive Battle of the Eritrean War of Independence
May 20, 2013
Then there is too much whisky afloat in Stornoway that week.Canada: the Empire of the North
Agnes C. Laut
It was the Stornoway, the vessel we had seen towing into Liverpool as we left.The Log of a Sea-Waif
Frank T. Bullen
While I was at Stornoway, an old woman had just died in the workhouse considerably over a century old.
Stornoway is a very busy place, and has at this time of the year a population of 2,500.
A good general idea of the moorlands is obtained by crossing the island from Stornoway to Garrynahine.Fragments of Earth Lore
- a port in NW Scotland, on the E coast of Lewis in the Outer Hebrides, administrative centre of the Western Isles. Pop: 5602 (2001)