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Saturday 25th March 2017


Quote:- 'Give me but one hour of Scotland. Let me see it ere I die.'
(William Edmondstoune Aytoun, Scottish poet)

Loch Eilt, Lochaber - West Highlands of Scotland
(OS Grid Ref. NM799827 Nearest Post Code PH38 4LZ)

Loch Eilt is a freshwater loch in Lochaber, in the West Highlands of Scotland. It lies between the villages of Glenfinnan and Lochailort and is 19 miles west of Fort William. The A830 road runs along the north shore, while the West Highland Line railway follows the south shore. Loch Eilt hosted some of the scenes from the Harry Potter films. The island called Eilean na Moine is the final resting place of the film's Professor Albus Dumbledore.

Picture of the Moment


Desktop Wallpaper (widescreen view)

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Picture of the Moment jigsaw


Downloadable Jigsaws

The downloadable jigsaw is available here

 
 


More widescreen wallpaper on page 1 and page 2 - Non-widescreen daily wallpaper


How to use as PC wallpaper -
Click on the 1920x1080 link above. Right click the enlarged desktop wallpaper picture in Internet Explorer or Mozilla Firefox and choose 'Set as Background'. Note:- Microsoft Edge, Google Chrome, Opera and other browsers do not support this feature. You will have to use 'save picture as' to save to a location e.g. your desktop, followed by double click, then right click and set as background.

How to use as phone wallpaper - On your Tablet or Smart Phone long press on the enlarged image and choose to Save it. Use the phone's Settings menu to change the wallpaper.


 

MORE ABOUT THE PHOTOGRAPH

Loch Eilt is a freshwater loch in Lochaber, in the West Highlands of Scotland. It lies between the villages of Glenfinnan and Lochailort and is 19 miles west of Fort William. The A830 road runs along the north shore, while the West Highland Line railway follows the south shore. Loch Eilt hosted some of the scenes from the Harry Potter films. The island called Eilean na Moine is the final resting place of the film's Professor Albus Dumbledore.

Two Interactive maps show the photo's location

Map 1 on the left uses Ordnance Survey data from OS OpenSpace. You can pan the map by dragging the map or zoom in / out by using the + or - buttons.


Map 2 - is a Google Map close up satellite view with the option to view in Google Street View. The 'push pin' indicates the photo's location.

(Many thanks to Stephanie, from Ohio, for giving me the inspiration to create this addition. I hope that it adds to your enjoyment of the page.)

More about Scotland - Harry Potter locations



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