Holy Loch

The Holy Loch is a sea loch, a part of the peninsula coast of the , in , . The "Holy Loch" name is believed to date from the 6th century, when Saint Munn landed there after leaving . is said to stand where Saint Munn's church was once located.

Notable Places in the Area

Church
in , , Scotland, consists of St Munn's Church, as well as the adjacent mausoleum of the Dukes of Argyll and a historically significant churchyard. is situated 1¼ miles northwest of Holy Loch. Photo: william craig, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Hospital
is a community hospital in on the peninsula, in the West of . is situated 1½ miles south of Holy Loch. Photo: John Ferguson, CC BY-SA 2.0.

School
Kirn is a village in in the on the west shore of the on the peninsula. is situated 1½ miles south of Holy Loch.

Localities in the Area

Village
is a village, on the peninsula in , . Photo: Dave Conner, CC BY 2.0.

Village
is a village in in the on the west shore of the on the peninsula. Photo: william craig, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is the ferry port and only town on the Cowal peninsula, in in the Scottish Highlands. Photo: AlasdairW, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Holy Loch

Latitude
55.9833° or 55° 59' north
Longitude
-4.9167° or 4° 55' west
Geo­Names ID
2646677

Also Known As

  • Cebuano: Holy Loch
  • Chinese: 神聖湖
  • Chinese: 聖潔海灣
  • Dutch: Holy Loch
  • French: Holy Loch
  • German: Holy Loch
  • Irish: An Loch Sianta
  • Japanese: ホリー・ロフ
  • Japanese: ホーリー・ロッホ
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: An Loch Seunta
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: An Loch Sianta
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Holy Loch
  • Polish: Holy Loch Refit Site One
  • Swedish: Holy Loch
  • Turkish: Holy Loch
  • Turkish: Holy loch

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