Listening Place Sculpture

South Lochboisdale, Isle Of South Uist, Outer Hebrides, HS8 5UB

Type:Monuments & Ruins

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The listening place sculpture is located on the site of the old village school, beside the burn which marks the boundary of South Lochboisdale and North Glendale.The Listening Place celebrates the history, the bards and the agricultural aspect of the area. The artist Valerie Pragnell worked with the local community from the design stage onwards to create the sculpture.

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