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Culkein Stoer
Culkein Bay - - 449387.jpg
Culkein Bay
Culkein Stoer is located in Sutherland
Culkein Stoer
Culkein Stoer
Culkein Stoer shown within the Sutherland area
OS grid reference NC038325
Council area
Country Scotland
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Lairg
Postcode district IV27 4
Police Scottish
Fire Scottish
Ambulance Scottish
EU Parliament Scotland
List of places
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 0.5 miles north west of Culkein.[1]


  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.