The Sow of Atholl

The Sow of Atholl - Highland
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The Sow of Atholl is the 1362nd highest peak in the British Isles and the 1219th tallest in Scotland

Also known as

Meall an Dobharchain


803.0 m (2635 ft)


166.0 m (545 ft)

Survey method

Abney level


Cairn around boulder


Nearest town

Kingussie, Highland

OS map sheets

OS25: 050 (Ben Alder, Loch Ericht & Loch Laggan)
OS25: 393 (Ben Alder, Loch Ericht & Loch Laggan)
OS50: 042 (Glen Garry & Loch Rannoch)

Notes & comments

Ground at NN 62480 74118 40cm higher than base of boulder