Loch Eil

Loch Eil is a sea loch in Lochaber, that opens into near the town of . ". the name of the Chief of Clan Cameron is spelt LOCHIEL, while the name of the loch is spelt LOCH EIL." and are both situated on the northern shore of the loch. is on the southern shore.

Notable Places in the Area

Railway station
is a railway station on the northern bank of Loch Eil in the Highland region of . is situated 1½ miles east of Loch Eil. Photo: J M Briscoe, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Railway station
is a railway station on the northern shore of Loch Eil in the Council Area of . is situated 2 miles west of Loch Eil. Photo: Lisa Jarvis, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Localities in the Area

Hamlet
Kinlochiel is a hamlet on the north west shore of Loch Eil in Lochaber, and is in the council area of Highland. is situated 3 miles west of Loch Eil.

Village
is a large village north of Fort William, in the . is situated 4 miles east of Loch Eil.

Village
is a village near Fort William, in the council area of . is situated 5 miles east of Loch Eil. Photo: Steven Brown, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Loch Eil

Latitude
56.85° or 56° 51' north
Longitude
-5.2333° or 5° 14' west
Elevation
46 feet (14 metres)
Geo­Names ID
2650159

Also Known As

  • Catalan: Loch Eil
  • Cebuano: Loch Eil
  • Dutch: Loch Eil
  • French: Loch Eil
  • German: Loch Eil
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Loch Eil
  • Polish: Loch Eil
  • Swedish: Loch Eil

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