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Beauly, Highland

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Beauly, Highland

Beauly is a town of the Scottish county of Inverness-shire, on the River Beauly, 10 miles west of Inverness by the Far North railway line. Its population was 855 in 1901. The town is now within the Highland council area. The land around Beauly is fertile and the town historically traded in coal, timber, lime, grain and fish.
Post townBeauly
Administrative CountyHighland
Traditional CountyInverness-shire
OS GridNH5246
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorthern Scotland
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHighlands and Islands
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHighlands and Islands
Ambulance AuthorityScottish
Dialling code01463
Populationest. 1,130 (2006)

Other names by which Beauly, Highland has been known in the past

Beaulieu ~ Bewley ~ Bewly

Beauly, Highland in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Beauly, vil. with ry. sta., Kilmorack par., N. Inverness-shire, on above river, 10 miles W. of Inverness by rail, pop. 915; P.O., T.O., 2 Banks. Near it are remains of priory founded in 1230.

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