Strathcarron, Highland

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Strathcarron
Curious sheep, Gruinards, Strathcarron - geograph.org.uk - 1746948.jpg
Curious sheep, Gruinards, Strathcarron
Strathcarron is located in Ross and Cromarty
Strathcarron
Strathcarron
Strathcarron shown within the Ross and Cromarty area
OS grid reference NG943422
Council area
Country Scotland
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town STRATHCARRON
Postcode district IV54 8
Police Scottish
Fire Scottish
Ambulance Scottish
EU Parliament Scotland
UK Parliament
Scottish Parliament
List of places
UK
Scotland
57°25′26″N 5°25′39″W / 57.42384°N 5.42754°W / 57.42384; -5.42754Coordinates: 57°25′26″N 5°25′39″W / 57.42384°N 5.42754°W / 57.42384; -5.42754

Strathcarron (Scottish Gaelic: Srath Carrann) is a hamlet, situated at the head of the sea loch, Loch Carron, between the rivers, River Carron and River Taodail, in Wester Ross, Scottish Highlands[1] and is in the Highland council area.

It has a hotel called the Strathcarron Hotel and the Strathcarron railway station.

Trivia[edit]

Strathcarron is home to indie-folk musicians The Ramisco Maki Maki Rocking Horse and Oak Hero.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Microsoft; Nokia (26 February 2017). "Strathcarron" (Map). Bing Maps. Microsoft. Retrieved 26 February 2017.