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Daviot, Highland

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Daviot, Highland

Daviot is a village in the Highland council area of Scotland. It is about 8 kilometres south east of the city of Inverness, next to the A9, the main road to Inverness.
Administrative CountyHighland
Traditional CountyInverness-shire
OS GridNH7239
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorthern Scotland
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHighlands and Islands
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHighlands and Islands
Ambulance AuthorityScottish

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

Daviot and Dunlichity ~ Daviot and Dunlichty

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

Daviot, hamlet with church and school, Daviot and Dunlichty par., in co. and 6½ miles SE. of Inverness; P.O.; 1 mile NE., on river Nairn, is Daviot House; adjacent are the remains of Daviot Castle (15th century), a stronghold of the Earls of Crawford; in vicinity of church is Dun-Daviot, a hill used in old times as a signal station.

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