Dores

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Dores
Dores - geograph.org.uk - 1092886.jpg
Almost horizontal light from the setting sun gives a slightly unreal look to the village of Dores. Dores Inn is visible on the left.
Dores is located in Inverness area
Dores
Dores
Dores shown within the Inverness area
Population 109 (2001 Census)
OS grid reference NH59673500
Council area
Lieutenancy area
  • Inverness
Country Scotland
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town INVERNESS
Postcode district IV2
Dialling code 01463
Police Scottish
Fire Scottish
Ambulance Scottish
EU Parliament Scotland
UK Parliament
Scottish Parliament
List of places
UK
Scotland
57°22′51″N 4°19′59″W / 57.380806°N 4.333099°W / 57.380806; -4.333099Coordinates: 57°22′51″N 4°19′59″W / 57.380806°N 4.333099°W / 57.380806; -4.333099

Dores (Scottish Gaelic: Duras) is a village located on the east shore of Loch Ness, 10 km south west of the city of Inverness, in the Highland council area of Scotland.[1] The now defunct RockNess music festival used to take place in fields to the north of the village.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Dores". The Gazetteer for Scotland. School of GeoSciences, University of Edinburgh and The Royal Scottish Geographical Society. Retrieved 17 June 2018.