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Lochgair (Scottish Gaelic: An Loch Geàrr) is a village in Argyll and Bute, Scotland. It lies on the coast of Loch Gair, a small inlet on the west of Loch Fyne. The A83 road runs through the village.

In Fiction

Lochgair is one of the main the setting in Iain Banks' 1992 novel The Crow Road, which mixes real life locations in Argyll and the A83 road with fictional.[1]


  1. ^ "The Crow Road". Retrieved 23 March 2014. 

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