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Morar, Highland

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Morar, Highland

Morar is a small village on the west coast of Scotland, 3 miles south of Mallaig. The name Morar is also applied to the wider district around the village. Morar is a station stop on the West Highland Line and is served by the A830 Road to the Isles, between Fort William and Mallaig. It is famous for Morar Beach, known as the "Silver Sands of Morar", which featured prominently in the film Local Hero, as well as in Breaking the Waves.
Administrative CountyHighland
Traditional CountyInverness-shire
OS GridNM6793
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 code01687 462
Population257
 

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