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English nameFalls of Cruachan
Gaelic nameEas Chruachain
Meaning

Location and type of place name

LocationDalmally ~ Dàil Mhàilidh
Local authorityArgyll & Bute ~ Earra-Ghàidheal & Bòd
Parish post 1891
County post 1891Argyll & Bute ~ Earra-Ghàidheal & Bòd
Topographical feature type
Post townDalmally ~ Dàil Mhàilidh
Postcode areaPA33
OS sheet number
OS grid referenceNN079270
Type of namePlace ~ Àite

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Language notes 
SourcesThese falls are on Allt Cruachan which in turn takes its name from Ben Cruachan,
known as Cruachan Beann or simply as Cruachan.

Cruachan Robertson MS368, 175
Cruachan Beann Watson in Review Of Hogan, Celtic Review, 381

'Fhad' 's a bhios sneachd air Cruachan, cha bhi pathadh air Urchaidh': E. Scott, Glenorchy and Innishail,Transactions, 1972, 131
'An uair a bhios curracag air Cruachan, cha bhi pathadh air Urchaidh' Dwelly, 32.
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