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Ockle, Highland

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Ockle, Highland

Ockle is a remote hamlet, situated on the northcoast of the Ardnamurchan peninsula, Scottish Highlands and is in the Scottish council area of Highland. Ockle lies 6 miles northeast of Kilchoan on the southern coast of the peninsula. It is worth norting that the public road ends in Ockle. There is a 7.5 mile long footpath running between Ockle (NM555704) and the public road at Arivegaig(NM651677) (2.5 miles from Acharacle)
Administrative CountyHighland
Traditional CountyArgyllshire
OS GridNM5570
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 code01972

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