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The new Achahoish Primary School

Achahoish (Scottish Gaelic: Achadh a’ Chòis) is a village on the west coast of Knapdale in the Scottish council area of Argyll and Bute. In 1882, Wilson's The Gazetter of Scotland described Achahoish as a "...hamlet at the head of Loch Killisport. It has a post office...".[1]

Achahoish recently benefited from the government's PPP funding and received a new primary school with two classrooms catering for the 20 local children from the small villages and hamlets in the area. The school opened in the summer of 2005.


  1. ^ Wilson, Rev John. "The Gazetteer of Scotland". National Library of Scotland. p. 6. Retrieved 25 January 2016.

Coordinates: 55°56′22″N 5°32′50″W / 55.93944°N 5.54722°W / 55.93944; -5.54722