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Feolin Ferry, the view from Port Askaig
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OS grid reference NR440692
Council area
Lieutenancy area
Country Scotland
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town ISLE OF JURA
Postcode district PA60
Dialling code 01496
Police Strathclyde
Fire Strathclyde
Ambulance Scottish
EU Parliament Scotland
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55°51′N 6°05′W / 55.85°N 6.09°W / 55.85; -6.09

Feolin (also known as Feolin Ferry) is a slipway on the west coast of Jura. MV Eilean Dhiura provides a vehicle and passenger ferry service from Port Askaig on Islay across the Sound of Islay, the only regular access to the island. The road on both islands has the designation A846.


The name "Feolin" means "Field or stony place by the shore".

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