Ballinluig

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Ballinluig
Ballinluig is located in Perth and Kinross
Ballinluig
Ballinluig
Ballinluig shown within Perth and Kinross
OS grid reference NN977526
Council area
Lieutenancy area
Country Scotland
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town PITLOCHRY
Postcode district PH16 5
Dialling code 01796
Police Scottish
Fire Scottish
Ambulance Scottish
EU Parliament Scotland
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56°39′14″N 3°40′13″W / 56.653975°N 3.670209°W / 56.653975; -3.670209Coordinates: 56°39′14″N 3°40′13″W / 56.653975°N 3.670209°W / 56.653975; -3.670209

Ballinluig (Gaelic: Baile an Luig) is a village in Perth and Kinross, Scotland, with a population of approximately 240[citation needed]. It lies on the banks of the River Tummel and is approximately 4 miles south-east of Pitlochry.[1] It developed with the building of the Highland Railway, and sat where a branch line went off to Aberfeldy, both the branch line and Ballinluig station were closed in 1965.

Ballinluig, across the River Tummel
Until 1965 there was a station on the Highland Railway

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Pitlochry and Crieff", Ordnance Survey Landranger Map (B2 ed.), 2008, ISBN 0-319-22985-8