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TITLE
Harbour, Avoch
EXTERNAL ID
QZP40_CARD_0694
PLACENAME
Avoch
DISTRICT
Avoch
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
ROSS: Avoch
PERIOD
1950s
SOURCE
Highland Libraries
ASSET ID
32615
KEYWORDS
avoch
black isle
Harbour, Avoch

Avoch - pronounced A'ach - is a small village on the south side of the Black Isle, and its shores are washed by the waters of the Beauly Firth.. The name Avoch is said to mean shallow waters - as the bay is very shallow. The tide recedes and flows further than in any other part of this side of the Moray Firth.

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Harbour, Avoch

ROSS: Avoch

1950s

avoch; black isle

Highland Libraries

Highland Libraries' Postcard Collection

Avoch - pronounced A'ach - is a small village on the south side of the Black Isle, and its shores are washed by the waters of the Beauly Firth.. The name Avoch is said to mean shallow waters - as the bay is very shallow. The tide recedes and flows further than in any other part of this side of the Moray Firth.