Descriptive Gazetteer Entry for Glenlochy

Glenlochy, a bleak, bare glen in Glenorchy and Innishail parish, Argyllshire, traversed by the Lochy, which, issuing from Lochan Bhe (822 feet) on the eastern verge of the county, near Tyndrum, runs 8¾ miles west-south-westward, till, after a descent of 676 feet, it falls into the Orchy, at a point 1½ mile above Dalmally. It takes down a high road and the Callander and Oban railway.—Ord. Sur., sh. 46, 45, 1872-76.


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

Linked entities:
Feature Description: "a bleak, bare glen"   (ADL Feature Type: "valleys")
Administrative units: Glenorchy and Innishail ScoP       Argyll ScoCnty

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