Place:


Inverlochy  Inverness Shire

 

In 1887, John Bartholomew's Gazetteer of the British Isles described Inverlochy like this:

Inverlochy Castle, ruin, Kilmonivaig par., SW. Inverness-shire, on river Lochy, near its influx to Loch Linnhe, 1½ mile NE. of Fort William; is traditionally a royal Pictish seat; the battle of Inverlochy, in which Montrose defeated Argyll, was fought 2d February 1645; 3 miles NE. of Fort William is the modern Inverlochy Castle, seat of Lord Abinger.

Additional information about this locality is available for Kilmonivaig

Inverlochy through time

Inverlochy is now part of Highland district. Click here for graphs and data of how Highland has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Inverlochy itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Inverlochy, in Highland and Inverness Shire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/26919

Date accessed: 26th July 2021


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