Culkein

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Culkein Stoer
Culkein Bay - geograph.org.uk - 449387.jpg
Culkein Bay
Culkein Stoer is located in Sutherland
Culkein Stoer
Culkein Stoer
Location within the Sutherland area
OS grid referenceNC038325
Council area
CountryScotland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townLairg
Postcode districtIV27 4
PoliceScotland
FireScottish
AmbulanceScottish
EU ParliamentScotland
List of places
UK
Scotland
58°14′16″N 5°20′37″W / 58.23777°N 5.34352°W / 58.23777; -5.34352Coordinates: 58°14′16″N 5°20′37″W / 58.23777°N 5.34352°W / 58.23777; -5.34352

Culkein Stoer (Scottish Gaelic: An Cùl-cinn) is a remote former fishing village, centred on the Bay of Culkein, in Assynt in Sutherland, Scottish Highlands and is in the Scottish council area of Highland.

The Old Man of Stoer is directly accessible from Culkein, being approximately 12 mile (1 km) north west of Culkein.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Culkein". The Editors of The Gazetteer for Scotland. School of GeoSciences, University of Edinburgh and The Royal Scottish Geographical Society. Retrieved 10 March 2018.