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Kinlochleven, Highland

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Kinlochleven, Highland

Kinlochleven (Scottish Gaelic: Ceann Loch L├Čobhann) is a village in Lochaber, in the Scottish Highlands and lies at the eastern end of Loch Leven. To the north lie the Mamores ridge; to the south lie the mountains flanking Glen Coe.
Post townKinlochleven
Administrative CountyHighland
Traditional CountyArgyllshire
OS GridNN1861
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 Kinlochleven, Highland has been known in the past

Ken Loch Leven ~ Kinloch Leven ~ Kinlochbeg Lodge ~ Kinlochmore

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

Kinlochbeg Lodge, Lismore and Appin par., Argyllshire, nr. head of Loch Leven, 9 m. NE. of Ballachulish.

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