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Findhorn, Moray

For other meanings of Findhorn, see Findhorn (disambiguation) Findhorn is a village in Moray, Scotland. It is located on the eastern shore of Findhorn Bay and immediately south of the Moray Firth. Findhorn is 3 miles (5 km) northwest of Kinloss, and about 5 miles (9 km) by road from Forres. The Findhorn Foundation, an educational charity and the associated ecovillage are located to the south of the village.
Administrative CountyMoray
Traditional CountyMorayshire
OS GridNJ0464
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryScotland
Police AuthorityGrampian
 

Other names by which Findhorn, Moray has been known in the past

Findern ~ Findorn ~ Invererne

Findhorn, Moray in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Findhorn (or Invererne), vil. with harb., Kinloss par., Elginshire, on Findhorn Bay at mouth of river Findhorn, 2¾ miles NW. of Kinloss sta. and 12 miles NW. of Elgin, pop. 605; P.O.; is the centre of the fishery dist. extending from Buckie to Cromarty, and has some shipping trade. The vil. has heen twice destroyed by the shifting of the Culbin Sands.

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