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TITLE
Plockton and Loch Carron
EXTERNAL ID
HCD00177
PLACENAME
Plockton; Loch Carron
DISTRICT
South West Ross
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
ROSS: Lochalsh
PERIOD
1930s; 1940s
CREATOR
Duncan Macpherson
SOURCE
Skye and Lochalsh Archive Centre
ASSET ID
11906
KEYWORDS
loch
village
railway
Plockton
Loch Carron
Plockton and Loch Carron

This photograph shows the village of Plockton with Loch Carron in the background, taken from the vantage point of Creag nan Garadh. The school is the larger building in the centre of the photograph. The distinctive hill on the horizon, rising 395m behind North Strome, is Bad a Chreamha, while the small tree-topped island in the loch is Sgeir Bhuidhe. The railway line, extended from Stromeferry to Kyle of Lochalsh in 1897 over a period of 10 years, can be seen in the foreground


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Plockton and Loch Carron

ROSS: Lochalsh

1930s; 1940s

loch; village; railway; Plockton; Loch Carron

Skye and Lochalsh Archive Centre

Duncan Macpherson (photographs)

This photograph shows the village of Plockton with Loch Carron in the background, taken from the vantage point of Creag nan Garadh. The school is the larger building in the centre of the photograph. The distinctive hill on the horizon, rising 395m behind North Strome, is Bad a Chreamha, while the small tree-topped island in the loch is Sgeir Bhuidhe. The railway line, extended from Stromeferry to Kyle of Lochalsh in 1897 over a period of 10 years, can be seen in the foreground <br /> <br /> <br /> This image can be purchased.<br /> For further information about purchasing and prices please email<br /> <a href= "mailto: skyeandlochalsh.archives@highlifehighland.com" >Skye and Lochalsh Archives</a><br />