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Clachaig, Highland

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Clachaig, Highland

Clachaig is a small settlement in Argyll and Bute, Scotland. It is located on the B836 road between the Holy Loch and Loch Striven. The hamlet is just over a mile long. The Hamlet consists of twenty-two houses and was built for accommodation for the workers of the powder mill. The mill manufactured gunpowder. The river at the bottom of the glen is the Little Eachaig. Clachaig is a Gaelic word meaning 'stone place'.
Administrative CountyHighland
Traditional CountyMoray (det), locally in Inverness
OS GridNJ0218
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryScotland
Police AuthorityNorthern Scotland
 

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