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Inch-Moan, Dumbartonshire

Historical Description

INCH-MOAN, an isle, in the parish of Luss, county of Dumbarton. This isle, the name of which signifies "the Moss Isle", lies in Loch Lomond; is about three-quarters of a mile in length and a quarter of a mile in breadth; and contains about 100 acres, mostly covered with moss, and supplying peat to the village of Luss and its neighbourhood.

Transcribed from A Topographical Dictionary of Scotland, 1851 by Samuel Lewis