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Whiting Bay, North Ayrshire

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Whiting Bay, North Ayrshire

Whiting Bay is a village located on the Isle of Arran in the Firth of Clyde, Scotland. The name Whiting Bay is thought to originate from "Viking" Bay. It is approximately 3 miles south of the village of Lamlash. Whiting Bay is the third largest village on the island (after Lamlash and Brodick) and was once the site of the longest pier in Scotland. Like all villages on Arran, tourism is important to the village.
Administrative CountyNorth Ayrshire
Traditional CountyButeshire
OS GridNS0425
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityStrathclyde

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