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Inverlochy, Highland

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Inverlochy, Highland

Inverlochy Castle is a ruined, 13th-century castle near Inverlochy and Fort William, Highland, Scotland. The site of two battles, the castle remains largely unchanged since its construction. It is now in the care of Historic Scotland.
Administrative CountyHighland
Traditional CountyInverness-shire
OS GridNN1174
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorthern Scotland

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

Inverlochy Castle

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

Inverlochy Castle, ruin, Kilmonivaig par., SW. Inverness-shire, on river Lochy, near its influx to Loch Linnhe, 1½ mile NE. of Fort William; is traditionally a royal Pictish seat; the battle of Inverlochy, in which Montrose defeated Argyll, was fought 2d February 1645; 3 miles NE. of Fort William is the modern Inverlochy Castle, seat of Lord Abinger.

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