Ballinluig

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Ballinluig
Ballinluig is located in Perth and Kinross
Ballinluig
Ballinluig
Location within Perth and Kinross
OS grid referenceNN977526
Council area
Lieutenancy area
CountryScotland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townPITLOCHRY
Postcode districtPH16 5
Dialling code01796
PoliceScottish
FireScottish
AmbulanceScottish
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Scottish Parliament
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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