Lochs sentence example
Other important longitudinal lakes are Lochs Tay, Awe, Ericht and Shiel.
Nearly all this region is lofty ground, deeply trenched with valleys and sea lochs.
Their sides are seamed with torrents which tear down the solid rock and sweep its detritus into the glens and sea lochs.
The highest hill is Heaval (1260 ft.) and there are several small lochs.
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Several of the lochs contain brown trout, which will rise to the well placed fly.
There are salmon in six beats, and excellent brown trout in all lochs.
There are several freshwater lochs, some with restricted access, offering fly-fishing for brown trout.
It has a semi-aquatic lifestyle, and inhabits freshwater, either slow-running rivers or lochs.
You will meet very few other walkers as you explore remote glens and mountains, sparkling lochs, isolated islands and beaches.Advertisement
Again I noticed how dark the water is in the deeper lochs, almost inky black and seemingly impenetrable.
And some of these lochs can be remarkably productive.
He talked of trout and Tweed, Tay and Teviot, Highland lochs and leaping salmon.
Sutherland's lochs are equally diverse, ranging from high acidic tarns to vast lochs over a sandstone base.
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Sutherland 's lochs are equally diverse, ranging from high acidic tarns to vast lochs over a sandstone base.
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Among the most frequent speculation by modern day enthusiasts is that the Loch Ness Monster is actually a plesiosaur or its descendant that survived the extinction of the dinosaurs by migrating between the sea and lochs.
However, there are multiple tales of monsters living among the various lochs in Scotland, and some of the attributes of those creatures may have been bestowed upon Nessie (the affectionate name given to the Loch Ness Monster).
It stands in grounds 4000 acres in extent, which include the White and Black Lochs and the ruins of Castle Kennedy, finely situated on the isthmus between the lakes.Advertisement
The lochs and tarns are well stocked with brown trout, and the voes and gios, or narrow inlets of the sea with steep rocks on both sides, abound with sea trout.
Most of the valleys, lakes and sea lochs run in a south-westerly and northeasterly direction, a feature strikingly exhibited in west Argyllshire.
The western - side, on the contrary, is from end to end intersected with long narrow sea lochs or fjords.
The Scottish sea lochs must be considered in connexion with those of western Ireland and Norway.
The islands, rocks and cliffs and some inland lochs are frequented in multitudes by a great variety of water-fowl.Advertisement
As a rule they have been constructed on islets or shallows in the lochs, which have been adapted for occupation, and fortified by single or double lines of stockaded defences drawn round the margin.
The lakes (called loughs - pronounced lochs) of Ireland are innumerable, and (apart from their formation) are almost all contained in two great regions.
It receives the Fyne, Shira, Aray and many other streams, and, on the western side, gives off Lochs Shira, Gair, Gilp (with Ardrishaig, the Crinan Canal and Lochgilphead) and East Tarbert (with Tarbert village).
These deer take readily to the water, and they have been known to swim across lochs more than half a mile in breadth.
The longitudinal valleys, which run in the same general direction as the ridges - that is, north-east and south-west--have had their trend defined by geological structure, such as a line of dislocation (the Great Glen), or the plications of the rocks (Lochs Ericht, Tay and Awe, and most of the sea lochs of Argyllshire).
Seen from Strathmore or the Firth of Clyde the Highlands present well-defined masses of hills abruptly rising from the Lowland plains, and from any of the western islands their sea front resembles a vast rampart indented by lochs and rising to a uniform level, which sinking here and there allows glimpses of still higher summits in the interior.
Lochs Lomond, Katrine and Lubnaig in the southern Highlands, and Lochs Maree and More in the north, are conspicuous examples.
The records of the wars in Ireland in the r6th century show that the petty chieftains of that time had their defensive strongholds constructed in the "freshwater lochs" of the country, and there is record evidence of a similar system in the western parts of Scotland.