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Dornie, Highland

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Dornie, Highland

Dornie (Scottish Gaelic: An Dòrnaidh) is a small former fishing village in the Kintail district in western Ross-shire Highlands of Scotland, with a population of 360. It is near the meeting point of Loch Duich, Loch Alsh and Loch Long. The A87, the main road to Skye, passes just outside the village. Before the construction of the bridge, the main road passed through the centre of the village and crossed Loch Long via a short ferry ride.
Post townDornie
Administrative CountyHighland
Traditional CountyRoss-shire
OS GridNG8826
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryScotland
Police AuthorityNorthern Scotland
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHighlands and Islands
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHighlands and Islands
Ambulance AuthorityScottish
Population360
 

Dornie, Highland in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Dornie, fishing vil., with inn and ferry, Ross-shire, at head of Loch Alsh, 7 miles S. of Strome Ferry; P.O.

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