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English nameBalloch (Inverness)
Gaelic nameBaile an Loch
MeaningTown/Farm of the Loch

Location and type of place name

LocationInverness
Local authorityHighland ~ A’ Ghàidhealtachd
Parish post 1891
County post 1891Inverness-shire ~ Siorrachd Inbhir Nis
Topographical feature typeSettlement ~ Tuineachadh
Post townInverness
Postcode areaIV2
OS sheet number
OS grid referenceNH738470
Type of namePlace ~ Àite

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Further Information

Language notes 
SourcesBellinloch 1747-55 Roy’s Military Map of Scotland(next to Balnaglaich)
Ballinloch 1829 Inverness Journal
Balloch 1874 6 inch 1st edn.
Baloich 1912 Bartholomew Map
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