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Garbh Eilean
Gaelic name Garbh Eilean
Meaning of name Rough Island
OS grid reference NG911725
Coordinates 57°42′N 5°30′W / 57.7°N 5.5°W / 57.7; -5.5
Physical geography
Island group Loch Maree
Area 39 ha (96 acres)
Area rank (Freshwater: 9) 
Highest elevation 25 m (82 ft)
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Country Scotland
Council area Highland
Population 0

Garbh Eilean is a forested island in Loch Maree, Wester Ross, Scotland.

Maree Garbh
Garbh Eilean looking to Eilean Ruairidh Mòr

Garbh Eilean lies between Eilean Sùbhainn and Eilean Ruairidh Mòr. The islands are among the least disturbed in Britain. They are managed as the Loch Maree National Nature Reserve by agreements between Scottish Natural Heritage and their owners.

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