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Kinuachdrachd is located in Argyll and Bute
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Country Scotland
Sovereign state United Kingdom
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56°07′33″N 5°41′42″W / 56.125918°N 5.6949254°W / 56.125918; -5.6949254

Kinuachdrachd or Kinuachdrach is a place about 22 miles from Craighouse on the island of Jura, in the council area of Argyll and Bute, Scotland. It comprises a house west of the Aird of Kinuachdrachd. On the 1982 OS 1:10000 map there were 4 buildings.


The name "Kinuachdrach" means "Upper end". It once served as a crossing point to Scarba and the mainland. For most of the 19th century Kinuachdrach had a relatively sizable population.

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