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Corran, Highland

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Corran, Highland

Corran is a former fishing village, situated on Corran Point, on the west side of the Corran Narrows of Loch Linnhe, in Lochaber, Highland, Scotland. There are three small settlements set apart from the main cluster of houses: North Corran, Clovullin and Sallachan. The Highland Council Corran Ferry runs to Corran from eastern shore of the Narrows.
Post townFort William
Administrative CountyHighland
Traditional CountyArgyllshire
OS GridNN0163
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 Corran, Highland has been known in the past

Corran Narrows ~ Corran Narrows N. and S

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

Corran Narrows (N. and S.), strait, connecting Loch Linnhe and Lower Loch Eil; (E. and W.), ferry, between Corran Inn, Inverness-shire, 8¾ miles SW. of Fort William, and Ardgour hamlet, Argyllshire. Adjacent to Ardgour hamlet, on Corran Point, is a lighthouse, with fixed light (Corran Point) seen 11 miles.

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