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TITLE
Loch Duich and Glenshiel
EXTERNAL ID
QZP40_CARD_0736
PLACENAME
Loch Duich; Five Sisters
DISTRICT
South West Ross
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
ROSS: Lochalsh
PERIOD
1930s; 1940s
SOURCE
Highland Libraries
ASSET ID
32656
KEYWORDS
postcards
glens
Road to the Isles
The Five Sisters
Creag nan Damh
Sgurr an Lochain
Sgurr na Sgine
The Saddle
mountains
lochs
Loch Duich
Lochalsh
Loch Duich and Glenshiel

This postcard shows Loch Duich and Glenshiel in Wester Ross. The glen, covering a distance of ten miles from Loch Duich to Glen Cluanie, forms part of the traditional Road to the Isles and is home to several high mountain peaks. In North Glen Shiel the peaks known as The Five Sisters can be found while to the south sit mountains rising over 3000ft including Creag nan Damh, Sgurr an Lochain, Sgurr na Sgine and The Saddle.

The sea loch, Loch Duich travels south east from the village of Dornie and leads into the Loch Alsh and Kyle Akin before flowing into the open sea

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Loch Duich and Glenshiel

ROSS: Lochalsh

1930s; 1940s

postcards; glens; Road to the Isles; The Five Sisters; Creag nan Damh; Sgurr an Lochain; Sgurr na Sgine; The Saddle; mountains; lochs; Loch Duich; Lochalsh

Highland Libraries

Highland Libraries' Postcard Collection

This postcard shows Loch Duich and Glenshiel in Wester Ross. The glen, covering a distance of ten miles from Loch Duich to Glen Cluanie, forms part of the traditional Road to the Isles and is home to several high mountain peaks. In North Glen Shiel the peaks known as The Five Sisters can be found while to the south sit mountains rising over 3000ft including Creag nan Damh, Sgurr an Lochain, Sgurr na Sgine and The Saddle. <br /> <br /> The sea loch, Loch Duich travels south east from the village of Dornie and leads into the Loch Alsh and Kyle Akin before flowing into the open sea