An Coileach

An Coileach - Highland
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An Coileach is the 8939th highest peak in the British Isles and the 5763rd tallest in Scotland


389.0 m (1276 ft)


323.0 m (1060 ft)

Survey method

Abney level


Small pile of stones


Nearest town

Uig, Highland

OS map sheets

OS25: 455 (South Harris / Ceann a Deas na Hearadh)
OS50: 014 (Tarbert & Loch Seaforth)
OS50: 018 (Sound of Harris, North Uist, Taransay & St Kilda)

Notes & comments

Rock 7m W at NG 08619 92786 is as high; rock 90m S at NG 08641 92697 is slightly lower