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TITLE
Toscaig, Applecross
EXTERNAL ID
QZP40_CARD_0624
PLACENAME
Toscaig
DISTRICT
Lochcarron
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
ROSS: Lochbroom
PERIOD
1930s; 1940s
SOURCE
Highland Libraries
ASSET ID
32544
KEYWORDS
toscaig
Applecross
Toscaig, Applecross

A small village of the western coastline of the Ross and Cromarty district of Highland Council Area, Toscaig lies at the head of Loch Toscaig.

The name Applecross is at least 1300 years old and is used locally to refer to the 19th century village with the pub and post office, lying on the small Applecross Bay, facing the Inner Sound, on the opposite side of which lies the Inner Hebridean island of Raasay.

The small River Applecross flows into the bay at Applecross. Applecross is also the name of the local estate.

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Toscaig, Applecross

ROSS: Lochbroom

1930s; 1940s

toscaig; Applecross

Highland Libraries

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A small village of the western coastline of the Ross and Cromarty district of Highland Council Area, Toscaig lies at the head of Loch Toscaig.<br /> <br /> The name Applecross is at least 1300 years old and is used locally to refer to the 19th century village with the pub and post office, lying on the small Applecross Bay, facing the Inner Sound, on the opposite side of which lies the Inner Hebridean island of Raasay. <br /> <br /> The small River Applecross flows into the bay at Applecross. Applecross is also the name of the local estate.