NG8529 : A890 near Nostie Bridge Dam

taken 2 months ago, near to Nostie, Highland, Great Britain

A890 near Nostie Bridge Dam
A890 near Nostie Bridge Dam
The A890 is a non-primary cross-country route in sparsely populated, mountainous terrain from Lochalsh and Skye on the west coast of the Highlands to Achnasheen where it joins the A832 to Inverness. Like many Highland roads, the A890 was entirely single track until the 1960s, but road improvements in recent years (along with improvements on the A832) have made it increasingly popular as an alternative route between Inverness and the Isle of Skye, avoiding the A82 along Loch Ness. It is also an important route for residents of the Lochalsh, Applecross and Strathcarron areas, connecting them to the services of Kyle of Lochalsh , as well as the High School in Plockton.

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Date Taken
Thursday, 23 June, 2022   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 6 August, 2022
Geographical Context
Uplands  Roads, Road transport 
Camera (from Tags)
Panasonic DMC-G7 
Road (from Tags)
A890 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 853 294 [100m precision]
WGS84: 57:18.3170N 5:33.8807W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 853 294
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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