West Isles |
57.42 ° N 4.15 ° W
Alness is on the north shore of the Cromarty Firth in the far north-east of
Scotland, north of Inverness and in rich farmland. It sits on the river Averon.
For a while it was active as a dormitory for the aluminium smelter at
Invergordon but that closed and the town is quieter now.