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Carron, Moray

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Carron, Moray

Carron is an old distillery village on the north bank of the River Spey in Moray, Scotland. It was the site of the Imperial Distillery, though the distillery closed in 1998 and has since been mothballed. Carron had a station on the Strathspey Railway, until the line closed in the 1960s. The railway line has since become the Speyside Way long-distance path. 40x40px Wikimedia Commons has media related to: Carron, Speyside
Administrative CountyMoray
Traditional CountyMorayshire
OS GridNJ2241
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryScotland
Police AuthorityGrampian
 

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

Carron Station

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

Carron.-- sta. on Strathspey Ry., Aberlour par., Banffshire, 5 miles SW. of Craigellachie Junction; P.O., called C. Station. In vicinity are C. Hill, rising immediately from right bank of river Spey, alt. 967 ft., and C. House.

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