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Tayvallich, Argyll and Bute

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Tayvallich, Argyll and Bute

Tayvallich (Scottish Gaelic: Taigh a' Bhealaich), pronounced "Tay-vee-al-ich", is a small village in the Knapdale area of Argyll and Bute, in Scotland. The village name has its origins in Gaelic, and means the "house of the pass". The village is built around a sheltered harbour on Loch Sween. It has a primary school, small caravan park, pub and village store. The local economy is based on tourism and fishing.
Administrative CountyArgyll and Bute
Traditional CountyArgyllshire
OS GridNR7487
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityStrathclyde

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