Moray Firth


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Mor·ay Firth

 (mûr′ē)
An inlet of the North Sea on the northeast coast of Scotland. It is the northern outlet of the Caledonian Canal system.

Moray Firth

n
(Placename) an inlet of the North Sea on the NE coast of Scotland. Length: about 56 km (35 miles)

Mor′ay Firth′


n.
an arm of the North Sea projecting into the NE coast of Scotland. Inland portion ab. 30 mi. (48 km) long.
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Noun1.Moray Firth - an inlet of the North Sea on the northeast coast of ScotlandMoray Firth - an inlet of the North Sea on the northeast coast of Scotland
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Inner Moray Firth is defined as including Nairn to the East, Beauly to the West, Drumnadrochit to the South and Dingwall to the North.
FORGET Salmon Fishing in the Yemen - for this hungry dolphin, it was all about salmon hunting in the Moray Firth.
A group of bottlenose dolphins worked up quite an appetite hunting in Scotland's Moray Firth.
A report into the crash involving the two Tornado GR4s over the Moray Firth on July 3, 2012 found there were 17 contributory factors, including the lack of a collision warning system (CWS) on both aircraft.
Flight Lieutenant Hywel Poole, 28, from Llandegfan near Menai Bridge, was among three airmen killed when two Tornado aircraft collided over the Moray Firth in July 2012.
At one end of it is the highly-populated Central Belt and at the other is - er - the Moray Firth in an area that is home to lots of sheep but not many drivers.
The guitar legend's first Birmingham gig takes place tonight at The Asylum, in Hockley, and features local bands Hostile and Under Blackened Skies, along with French band Moray Firth, and Worcester band Fury.
Location "My house has panoramic views over Inverness, the Moray Firth and Ben Wyvis.
Flight Lieutenant Adam Sanders, 27, from Formby, had been missing since the accident involving two jets over the Moray Firth on July 3, along with Squadron Leader Samuel Bailey, 26, whose remains were also identified yesterday.
Summary: The wreckage of two RAF Tornados lost in a crash in the Moray Firth has been located by the Ministry of Defence.
Four personnel from RAF Lossiemouth were involved in the incident in the Moray Firth.
The Tornado GR4s from RAF Lossiemouth plunged into the Moray Firth off the northeast coast of Scotland.