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Dores, Highland

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Dores, Highland

Dores is a village located on the south shore of Loch Ness, 10 km south west of the city of Inverness, in the Highland council area of Scotland. The annual RockNess music festival takes place in fields to the north of the village.
Post townINVERNESS
Administrative CountyHighland
Traditional CountyInverness-shire
OS GridNH5934
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
Dialling code01463
Population109 (2001 Census)
 

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

Durris

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

Dores, par. and vil., with inn and steamboat pier, in co. and 7 miles SW. of Inverness, on E. side of Loch Ness, 26,304 ac., pop. 1148; P.O.

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