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Tomatin, Highland

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Tomatin, Highland

Tomatin is a small village on the River Findhorn in Strathdearn in the Scottish Highlands about 16 miles south of the city of Inverness. The name derives from the Scottish Gaelic name Tom-Ah-Tin (hill of juniper). The river Findhorn rises at Coignafearn, a large game estate near Tomatin, and then passes through Tomatin village itself. The village has a shop, school and village hall and is most known for its whisky distillery. At the last census in 2001 Tomatin had a population of 183.
Administrative CountyHighland
Traditional CountyInverness-shire
OS GridNH8028
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorthern Scotland

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