Beauly

Beauly (/ˈbjuːli/ (listen) BEW-lee; from French beau lieu 'beautiful place'; Scottish Gaelic: A' Mhanachainn) is a village in the Highland area, on the River Beauly, 5 miles (8 km) west of Inverness by the Far North railway line. The town is historically within Kilmorack Parish of the Scottish County of Inverness.

Beauly

Beauly Square
Beauly
Beauly
Location within the Highland council area
Beauly
Beauly (Highland)
Population1,365 [4] (2011 census)
OS grid referenceNH525465
Community council
Council area
Lieutenancy area
CountryScotland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townBeauly
Postcode districtIV4
Dialling code01463
PoliceScotland
FireScottish
AmbulanceScottish
UK Parliament
Scottish Parliament
List of places
UK
Scotland
57.484662°N 4.462035°W / 57.484662; -4.462035

The land around Beauly is fertile - historically corn was grown extensively [6] and more recently fruit has successfully been farmed.[7] The village historically traded in coal, timber, lime, grain, and fish.[8]