Portnalong is a small village on north west of the on the shore of Loch Harport. Portnalong is Gaelic for "harbour of the ships". It was founded by crofters from Lewis and Harris in 1921.Portnalong and Fiscavaig are both crofting townships in the North Talisker common grazings where 69 crofters hold in common the sheep stock club that manages that commons.

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Oronsay is an uninhabited tidal island in Loch Bracadale on the west coast of , Scotland. is situated 2 miles west of Portnalong.

is situated 2 miles south of Portnalong. 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 2½ miles southeast of Portnalong. Photo: Jack Shainsky, CC BY 2.0.

is situated 3½ miles south of Portnalong. Photo: John Allan, CC BY-SA 2.0.

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Fiskavaig is a crofting settlement on the west shore of the Minginish peninsula, on the in the of Scotland and the council area of Highland. is situated 1¼ miles southwest of Portnalong.

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. is situated 2 miles north of Portnalong.

Ullinish is a crofting township on Loch Bracadale, on the southwest coast of Skye, . is situated 2 miles northwest of Portnalong.

Bracadale is a settlement and parish on the in . is situated 2 miles north of Portnalong.


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