Suvarna Garge (Editor)

Achiemore, Strath Halladale

Updated on
Share on FacebookTweet on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on Reddit
OS grid reference  NC894579
Sovereign state  United Kingdom
Police  Scottish
Local time  Wednesday 8:21 AM
Lieutenancy area  Highland
Country  Scotland
Postcode district  KW13 6
Fire  Scottish
Council area  Highland
Achiemore, Strath Halladale
Weather  4°C, Wind W at 16 km/h, 71% Humidity
Scottish parliament  Caithness, Sutherland and Ross
UK parliament constituency  Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross

Achiemore is a hamlet in Strath Halladale in Sutherland, in the Highland council area of Scotland. Achiemore is situated to the north of Smigel Burn on the right bank of the Halladale River just beyond where the Allt an Tigh-choinneirnh flows and Upper Bighouse. The village and station of Forsinard is 15 km to the south, and Melvich, on the north coast, is roughly 4.5 miles (7 kilometes) to the north. Culfern is just to the north and contains ruins. The A897 road passes through Achiemore.

Map of Achiemore, Forsinard, UK

Achiemore contains the Strath Halladale Mission Church, a Grade C listed building which is dated to 1845. It is a rectangular rubble church with a long 4-bay elevation facing the A897 to the west. It became a listed building on 7 March 1984.


Achiemore, Strath Halladale Wikipedia