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Forest View in Strachur

Forest View is a Street in the Argyll and Bute village of Strachur and measures approximately 396 metres long.

There are 34 other streets named Forest View in Great Britain.

Forest View is within the area of Argyll and Bute Council Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax .

The average elevation of Forest View is roughly 43.43 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 46.00 and the lowest point being 40.00. A change of 6.00 metres.

Forest View has the postcodes of PA27 8DG and PA27 8DQ.

Forest View is located within the county of Argyll and Bute which is within the proud nation of Scotland. 380.75 miles North West from the centre of London, 37.96 miles North West from the centre of Glasgow, 74 miles West from the centre of Edinburgh and 82.88 miles West from the centre of Dundee.

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Green Circle = 10 Minutes Walk (800 metres)
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Sunset and Sunrise times for Forest View

Sunrise05:20
Sunset21:11

We have found postcodes for Forest View.

PA27 8DG
PA27 8DQ

Latest Weather Conditions for Forest View

Observed at Weather Station:Glasgow/Bishopton 7 May 2021 at 04:00 (27.21 miles away)
Current Weather:Overcast
Temperature and Humidity:4.2°C (88.0%)
Wind Direction and Speed:NNW (5 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Forest View Strachur

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Travelodge Helensburgh Seafront
Address:112-117 W Clyde St, Helensburgh, G84 8ES
Telephone:0871 559 1823 Learn More
16.59
2: Name:Holiday Inn Express Greenock
Address:Cartsburn
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19.74
3: Name:Premier Inn Greenock
Address:2 James Watt Way
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19.86
4: Name:Premier Inn Greenock
Address:1/3 James Watt Way
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19.92
5: Name:Premier Inn Dumbarton/ Loch Lomond
Address:Lomondgate Drive, West Dumbarton
Telephone: Learn More
24.21
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Forest View above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
43.4340.0046.006.00

Frequently asked Questions for Forest View

What Council (Local Authority) is Forest View in?

Forest View is located within the local authority area of Argyll and Bute Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Forest View in?

Forest View is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Forest View in?

Forest View is located within the ward of Cowal.

What County is Forest View in?

Forest View is located within the ceremonial county of Argyll and Bute.

What Constituency is Forest View in?

Forest View is located within the constituency of Argyll and Bute.

What Part of the UK is Forest View in?

Forest View is located within the historic nation of Scotland.

What County Council area is Forest View in?

Forest View is not in a County Council area.

What Police Force area is Forest View in?

Forest View is located within the Scotland Police area.

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Location Details

Forest View
Map showing the location of Forest View
Latitude56.166029
Longitude-5.063757
OS Easting (X):209793
OS Northing (Y):701258
OS Grid Reference:NN098013

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Forest View

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  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeS00094030
ONS Area NameAgeing Rural Industry Workers
LSOA Code:S01007357
LSOA Name:Cowal North - 03
SOA Code:2c
SOA Name:Remoter communities
MSOA Code:S02001384
MSOA Name:Cowal North
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Nearest Supermarkets

Morrisons Dunoon
40 John Street, Dunoon PA23 8BJ
01369 707559
Distance: 15.74 Miles
Directions from Forest View to Morrisons Dunoon
Tesco Lochgilphead Esso Express
Paterson St, Lochgilphead, PA31 8JP
0345 671 9305
Distance: 16.79 Miles
Directions from Forest View to Tesco Lochgilphead Esso Express
Sainsburys Gourock Kempock Street Local
34 Kempock Street, Gourock, Scotland, PA19 1ND
1475630538
Distance: 16.96 Miles
Directions from Forest View to Sainsburys Gourock Kempock Street Local
Tesco Helensburgh Metro
23-25 Sinclair St, Helensburgh, G84 8SR
0345 677 9348
Distance: 16.97 Miles
Directions from Forest View to Tesco Helensburgh Metro

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01499 - Inveraray

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Less than 2 Mbps 6.3 7.2 8.1 N 38

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Argyll and Bute Council
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Kilmory, Lochgilphead, Argyll, PA31 8RT
Send email
Telephone Number: 01546 602 127
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Argyll and Bute
The Member of Parliament is Brendan O'Hara
Details for the MP Brendan O'Hara on parliament.uk
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In the 2019 General Election Brendan O'Hara won with a majority of 4,110 the result was SNP hold. The total electorate was 66,525
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Cowal Ward
Community Council: Strachur
Ceremonial County: Argyll and Bute

Nearest Car Parks

Glenbranter Car Park
A815, Glenbranter, Argyll & Bute
Glenbranter
PA27 8DJ
Distance: 2.22 km (click for directions)
From Dunoon take the A815 north, along the east side of Loch Eck. From Arrochar take the A83(T) up and over the Rest and Be Thankful, turning L onto the A815 at the west end of Glen Kinglas. Head S along the E side of Loch Fyne towards Strachur.
Telephone: 01877382383
Operated by: Forestry Commission
The Newton Car Park
The Avenue, Inveraray
Inveraray
PA32 8UQ
Distance: 4.34 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01546605522
Operated by: Argyll and Bute Council
Fisher Row Car Park
A83, Inveraray, Argyll
Inveraray
PA32 8UE
Distance: 4.40 km (click for directions)
Season Tickets Available
Telephone: 01546605522
Operated by: Argyll and Bute Council
Court House Car Park
Church Square, Inveraray
Inveraray
PA32 8TZ
Distance: 4.44 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01546605522
Operated by: Argyll and Bute Council
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Nearest Schools

Schools near Forest View
Name Address Postcode Telephone Type Distance (Km)
Strachur Primary School Strachur, Argyll PA27 8DQ 01369 860293 Primary School 0.02 Km
Inveraray Primary School Inveraray, Argyll PA32 8YH 01499 302218 Primary School 7.14 Km
Furnace Primary School Furnace, By Inveraray, Argyll, PA32 8XN 01499 500627 Primary School 7.54 Km
Kilmodan Primary School Kilmodan, Glendaruel, Argyll, PA22 3AE 01369 820280 Primary School 15.94 Km
Sandbank Primary Gaelic Unit Sandbank, By Dunoon, Argyll, PA23 8PW 01369 706350 Primary School 23.01 Km
Sandbank Primary School Sandbank, By Dunoon, Argyll, PA23 8PW 01369 706350 Primary School 23.01 Km
Kilchrenan Primary School Kilchrenan, Taynuilt, Argyll, PA35 1HD 01866 833312 Primary School 23.56 Km

Data accessed from gov.scot 08-08-2019

Nearest Hospitals

Name Address Postcode Distance Map
NHS Hospitals near Forest View

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Forest View

Name Address Postcode Distance Map
NHS Dental Practices near Forest View
FURNACE DENTAL PRACTICE Furnace, Argyll PA328XN 7.54 Km View Directions

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Forest View

Name Address Postcode Telephone Distance Map
NHS GP Surgeries in Forest View
Dr Robert S B Coull Dr Robert S B Coull, Strachur Medical Practice, Dalnacraig, , Strachur, Cairndow, PA27 8BX 01369 860 224 1.51 Km View Directions
The Furnace/inveraray Surgery The Furnace/Inveraray Surgery, Furnace, Argyll, PA32 8XN 01499 500 207 7.54 Km View Directions
Dr Tittmar And Partner Dr Tittmar and Partner, Riverbank Surgery, Kilmun, , Argyll, PA23 8SE 01369 840 279 19.68 Km View Directions

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Forest View

Name Address Postcode Telephone Map Distance in Km
Chemists near Forest View
Sanjay Majhu & Jaginder Majhu Partnership 2 Main Street East, Inveraray PA32 8TP 01499 302133 View Directions 0.00 miles

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Forest View

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Forest View
16.93 Boots Opticians (helensburgh) 9 West Princes Street G84 8TF
19.05 Boots Opticians (greenock) 43 Hamilton Way PA15 1RQ

Nearest Libraries

Library headquarters
Highland Avenue, Sandbank, Dunoon, PA238PB
Telephone: 01369 703214
Distance: 14.07 Miles
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Directions from Forest View to Library headquarters
Dunoon Library
248 Argyll Street, Dunoon, PA237LT
Telephone:
Distance: 15.59 Miles
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Directions from Forest View to Dunoon Library
Gourock Library
Kempock Place, Gourock, PA191QU
Telephone:
Distance: 17.03 Miles
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Directions from Forest View to Gourock Library
Watt Library
9 Union Street, Greenock, PA168JH
Telephone: 01475 715628
Distance: 18.83 Miles
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Directions from Forest View to Watt Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Garelochhead Station is 10.93 miles away.

Address: Garelochhead station, Station Road, Garelochhead, Argyll & Bute, G84 0EG

Garelochhead is situated on the West Highland Line and is managed by ScotRail.

Garelochhead Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Forest View to Garelochhead Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ardlui00:35:00
Arrochar & Tarbet00:20:00
Connel Ferry01:56:00
Crianlarich00:57:00
Dalmally01:23:00
Dalmuir00:39:00
Dumbarton Central00:27:00
Falls of Cruachan01:34:00
Glasgow Queen Street01:00:00
Helensburgh Upper00:12:00
Loch Awe01:29:00
Oban02:09:00
Taynuilt01:45:00
Tyndrum Lower01:05:00

Arrochar & Tarbet Station is 13.37 miles away.

Address: Arrochar & Tarbert station, Station Road, off the A83, between Arrochar and Tarbert, Argyll & Bute, G83 7DB

Arrochar & Tarbet is situated on the West Highland Line and is managed by ScotRail.

Arrochar & Tarbet Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Forest View to Arrochar & Tarbet Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ardlui00:15:00
Connel Ferry01:35:00
Crianlarich00:37:00
Dalmally01:04:00
Dalmuir00:59:00
Dumbarton Central00:47:30
Falls of Cruachan01:14:00
Garelochhead00:21:00
Glasgow Queen Street01:22:00
Helensburgh Upper00:33:00
Loch Awe01:09:00
Oban01:48:00
Taynuilt01:24:00
Tyndrum Lower00:46:00

Falls of Cruachan Station is 15.85 miles away.

Address: Falls of Cruachan station, off A85, between Loch Awe and Taynuilt, Argyll & Bute, PA33 1AN

Falls of Cruachan is situated on the Callander and Oban Railway and is managed by ScotRail.

Falls of Cruachan Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Forest View to Falls of Cruachan Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ardlui01:00:30
Arrochar & Tarbet01:14:30
Connel Ferry00:21:00
Crianlarich00:46:00
Dalmally00:12:00
Dalmuir02:10:30
Dumbarton Central02:01:00
Garelochhead01:36:00
Glasgow Queen Street02:35:30
Helensburgh Upper01:48:00
Loch Awe00:07:00
Oban00:34:00
Taynuilt00:11:00
Tyndrum Lower00:31:00

Ardlui Station is 16.15 miles away.

Address: Ardlui station, off the A82, Ardlui, Argyll & Bute, G83 7DT

Ardlui is situated on the West Highland Line and is managed by ScotRail.

Ardlui Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Forest View to Ardlui Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Arrochar & Tarbet00:14:00
Connel Ferry01:19:00
Crianlarich00:22:00
Dalmally00:48:00
Dalmuir01:13:30
Dumbarton Central01:02:30
Falls of Cruachan00:58:00
Garelochhead00:36:00
Glasgow Queen Street01:36:30
Helensburgh Upper00:48:00
Loch Awe00:53:00
Oban01:32:00
Taynuilt01:09:00
Tyndrum Lower00:30:00

Nearest Airports

Oban (North Connel) Airport is 24.31 miles away Directions from Forest View to Oban (North Connel) Airport
Glasgow International Airport is 32.05 miles away Directions from Forest View to Glasgow International Airport
Colonsay Airport is 45.88 miles away Directions from Forest View to Colonsay Airport
Glasgow Prestwick International Airport is 48.68 miles away Directions from Forest View to Glasgow Prestwick International Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Inveraray Ferry Terminal is 4.54 miles away

Directions from Forest View to Inveraray Ferry Terminal

Lochgoilhead Ferry Terminal is 6.26 miles away

Directions from Forest View to Lochgoilhead Ferry Terminal

Blairmore Pier Ferry Terminal is 13.52 miles away

Directions from Forest View to Blairmore Pier Ferry Terminal

Tarbet (Loch Lomond) Pier is 13.91 miles away

Directions from Forest View to Tarbet (Loch Lomond) Pier

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

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