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Achaphubuil is located in Lochaber
Achaphubuil shown within the Lochaber area
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56°50′10″N 5°08′25″W / 56.83622°N 5.14036°W / 56.83622; -5.14036Coordinates: 56°50′10″N 5°08′25″W / 56.83622°N 5.14036°W / 56.83622; -5.14036

Achaphubuil (Scottish Gaelic: Achadh a' Phùbaill- the field of the tent or pavilion) is a small settlement to the north of Ardgour in Lochaber,[1] in the Highlands of Scotland. Achaphubuil lies to the south of The Narrows, which link Loch Linnhe to Loch Eil. The village of Corpach is on the opposite shore, with Fort William across Loch Linnhe to the north-east.

Achaphubuil is spread out along the A861 road, which runs along the shore of the loch.[2][3]

There was a foot ferry between Achaphubuil and Corpach across Loch Eil.

Achaphubuil had a small primary school, which closed in 2010.


  1. ^ Microsoft; Nokia (26 February 2017). "Achaphubuil" (Map). Bing Maps. Microsoft. Retrieved 26 February 2017. 
  2. ^ Ordnance Survey 1:50,000 scale Landranger map sheet 41 Ben Nevis, Fort William & Glen Coe
  3. ^ Ordnance Survey 1:25,000 scale Explorer