Edderton

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Edderton
Scottish Gaelic: Eadardan
Edderton is located in Highland
Edderton
Edderton
 Edderton shown within the Highland council area
OS grid reference NH712844
Council area Highland
Country Scotland
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Tain
Postcode district IV19 1
Police Scottish
Fire Scottish
Ambulance Scottish
EU Parliament Scotland
UK Parliament Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross
Scottish Parliament Caithness, Sutherland and Ross
List of places
UK
Scotland

Coordinates: 57°49′52″N 4°10′13″W / 57.83114°N 4.17026°W / 57.83114; -4.17026

One side of the Edderton cross slab, which lies in the old village church.

Edderton (Scottish Gaelic: Eadardan) is a village near Tain, lying on the shores of the Dornoch Firth, Easter Ross. It has approximately 388 inhabitants. It is the location of the Balblair Distillery, and of the Class III Pictish stone, the Edderton Cross Slab, which lies in the old churchyard of the village. A quarter of a mile outside the town lies another stone, the Clach Biorach or "Edderton symbol stone", a Class I Pictish stone.

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