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Kilmorack, Highland

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Kilmorack, Highland

Kilmorack is a small hamlet in Inverness-shire, in the Highlands of Scotland and now in the Highland Council area. It is situated on the north bank of the River Beauly, 3 miles west of Beauly and 15 miles west of the city of Inverness. The river is part of the Affric-Beauly hydro-electric power scheme, with a dam and power station at Kilmorack. It is home to the Kilmorack Gallery, founded by Tony Davidson in 1997.
Post townBeauly
Administrative CountyHighland
Traditional CountyInverness-shire
OS GridNH4944
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
 

Other names by which Kilmorack, Highland has been known in the past

Kil Morok ~ Moroc

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

Kilmorack, par. and hamlet, N. Inverness-shire - par., 142,909 ac., pop. 2618; hamlet, 2½ miles SW. of Beauly; P.O.; in vicinity of hamlet, on river Beauly, are the Kilmorack Falls.

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