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TITLE
Arisaig
EXTERNAL ID
QZP40_CARD_0120
PLACENAME
Arisaig
DISTRICT
Lochaber
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
INVERNESS: Arisaig and Moidart
DATE OF IMAGE
PERIOD
SOURCE
Highland Libraries
ASSET ID
32012
KEYWORDS
Loch nan Ceall
West Highland Railway
ferries
Rum
Eigg
Muck
Canna
village
villages
township
townships
railways
steam trains
ferries
boat
boats
postcards
Arisaig

This postcard shows a general view of Arisaig, by the shore of Loch nan Ceall and the Atlantic Ocean. It is situated at the southern end of the sands of Morar in Lochaber, with Mallaig to its north and Fort William to its east. In the foreground, three dinghies have been pulled up on a shingle beach.

Outwith the village, Arisaig has a scattered community with houses, shops and businesses situated along the A830, the main road to the village. The village is popular with tourists, being on the route of the West Highland Railway, the steam train which runs from Fort William to Mallaig. There is also a passenger ferry which runs from Loch nan Ceall to the islands of Rum, Eigg, Muck and Canna

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Arisaig

INVERNESS: Arisaig and Moidart

Loch nan Ceall; West Highland Railway; ferries; Rum; Eigg; Muck; Canna; village; villages; township; townships; railways; steam trains; ferries; boat; boats; postcards

Highland Libraries

Highland Libraries' Postcard Collection

This postcard shows a general view of Arisaig, by the shore of Loch nan Ceall and the Atlantic Ocean. It is situated at the southern end of the sands of Morar in Lochaber, with Mallaig to its north and Fort William to its east. In the foreground, three dinghies have been pulled up on a shingle beach.<br /> <br /> Outwith the village, Arisaig has a scattered community with houses, shops and businesses situated along the A830, the main road to the village. The village is popular with tourists, being on the route of the West Highland Railway, the steam train which runs from Fort William to Mallaig. There is also a passenger ferry which runs from Loch nan Ceall to the islands of Rum, Eigg, Muck and Canna