Descriptive Gazetteer Entry for Glass

Glass, a river of Kiltarlity and Kilmorack parishes, N Inverness-shire, formed, 2¾ miles SW of Glenaffric Hotel, by the confluence of the river Affric and the Amhuinn Deabhaidh. Thence it winds 12 miles north-eastward along wooded Strathglass till, near Erchless Castle, it unites with the Farrar to form the river Beauly. During this course it descends from 250 to 160 feet above sea-level, and is a fine fishing stream for salmon and trout, the latter running up to 4 lbs.—Ord. Sur., shs. 73, 83, 1878-81.

(F.H. Groome, Ordnance Gazetteer of Scotland (1882-4); © 2004 Gazetteer for Scotland)

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Feature Description: "a river"   (ADL Feature Type: "rivers")
Administrative units: Inverness Shire ScoCnty
Place: Glass

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