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Arabella
Population 175 
OS grid reference NH8075
Council area
Country Scotland
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Police Northern
Fire Highlands and Islands
Ambulance Scottish
EU Parliament Scotland
UK Parliament
  • Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross
Scottish Parliament
  • Caithness, Sutherland and Ross
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UK
Scotland
57°44′N 4°01′W / 57.74°N 04.01°W / 57.74; -04.01Coordinates: 57°44′N 4°01′W / 57.74°N 04.01°W / 57.74; -04.01

Arabella (Scottish Gaelic: Am Bog) is a village in Highland, Scotland.

History

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Arabella

Named after the farm which was set aside as small holdings in 1918 for returning servicemen. The original Farm was named after the wife of Hugh Rose ([1]) a wealthy land owner who made his fortune in the West Indies in the late 18th century. Arabella Phipps married Hugh Rose in 1799 in London. She lived in Scotland for 7 years and had three children. She died in mysterious circumstances in 1806.

Landmarks

Landmarks include Listed Building Arabella House, the one-time residence of John Osler Chattock Hayes.

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