Guide to Scotland's hills & mountains

Meallan Liath

Meallan Liath - Highland

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Meallan Liath is the 3819th highest peak in the British Isles and the 2918th tallest in Scotland


599.7 m (1968 ft)


147.3 m (483 ft)

Survey method

Abney level/Leica RX1250


Huge boulder 30m NW of cairn


  • Hump
  • Highland Five
  • Submarilyn

Nearest town

Armadale, Highland

Notes & comments

Rock 105m WSW of cairn at NC 51341 50299 is 0.1m lower

Simm deleted Dec 2012