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Loch Shiel

Loch Shiel is a large lowland loch in Highland, Scotland.

Geospatial Data
Surface Area 1992.9 ha (4924.6 acres)
Perimeter 76.1 km (47.3 miles)
Maximum Fetch 17.3 km
Shoreline Development Index 4.81
OS Grid Reference (lake centre) NM797717
Latitude (lake centre) 56.785400
Longitude (lake centre) -5.607600
Altitude 4 m (13 ft)
Distance to sea 8.5 km (5.3 miles)
Islands 11
Administrative Data
European region Scotland
Scottish Parliament region Highlands and Islands
Unitary Authority ward (UTW) Fort William and Ardnamurchan
Scottish Parliament constituency Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch
Unitary Authority Highland Council
UK Parliament constituency Ross, Skye and Lochaber

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