Scalasaig

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Scalasaig
Scalasaig is located in Argyll and Bute
Scalasaig
Scalasaig
Scalasaig shown within Argyll and Bute
Council area
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Country Scotland
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town ISLE OF COLONSAY
Postcode district PA61
Dialling code 01951
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Fire Scottish
Ambulance Scottish
EU Parliament Scotland
UK Parliament
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56°04′N 6°11′W / 56.07°N 6.18°W / 56.07; -6.18Coordinates: 56°04′N 6°11′W / 56.07°N 6.18°W / 56.07; -6.18
Scalasaig port in the evening.

Scalasaig (Scottish Gaelic: Sgalasaig) lies on the east coast of Colonsay in the Hebrides of Scotland. It is the main settlement on the island and home to its only port; thus tourists, who come by ferry, must pass through it on the way to any part of the isle. It contains the island's shop and post office (in the same building), parish church, microbrewery, doctor's surgery, village hall, cafe and hotel/bar.

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