A847 road

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The A847 in a frosty morning by the sea.
The A847 at Uiskentuie

A847 shield

Route information
Length: 14.7 mi[1] (23.7 km)
Major junctions
North end: Bridgend
55°46′55″N 6°14′56″W / 55.7819°N 6.249°W / 55.7819; -6.249
  A846 A846 road
South end: Portnahaven
55°40′51″N 6°30′23″W / 55.6808°N 6.5063°W / 55.6808; -6.5063
Road network

The A847 road is one of the two principal roads of Islay in the Inner Hebrides off the west coast of mainland Scotland.

It connects Bridgend, at a junction with the A846 road, with Portnahaven at the southern end of the Rinns of Islay peninsula. It is some 14 12 miles (23 km) long.

Settlements on or near the A847[edit]

North to South


  1. ^ "Driving directions to High St/A847". Google. Retrieved 23 September 2013. 

Coordinates: 55°44′48″N 6°22′25″W / 55.74677°N 6.37357°W / 55.74677; -6.37357