Struan is a small village on the west coast of the island of Skye, on the shores of Loch Beag, itself an inlet of Loch Harport. "Struan" is the anglicized form of the Scottish Gaelic word sruthan, meaning "small stream", or the flow at the point where a spring appears.

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Oronsay is an uninhabited tidal island in Loch Bracadale on the west coast of , Scotland. is situated 2½ miles southwest of Struan.

is situated 4 miles south of Struan. Photo: John Allan, CC BY-SA 2.0.

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Talisker distillery is an Island single malt Scotch whisky distillery based in , on the Isle of Skye. is situated 4½ miles southeast of Struan. Photo: Jack Shainsky, CC BY 2.0.

is situated 5 miles south of Struan. Photo: John Allan, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Localities in the Area

Bracadale is a settlement and parish on the in .

Ullinish is a crofting township on Loch Bracadale, on the southwest coast of Skye, . is situated 1¼ miles west of Struan.

Portnalong is a small village on north west of the on the shore of Loch Harport. is situated 2 miles south of Struan.

Ose is a small coastal settlement of Loch Bracadale, in the area. is situated 2½ miles northwest of Struan.


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