Morar is a station stop on the West Highland Line and is served by the A830 Road to the Isles, between Fort William and Mallaig. It is famous for Morar Beach, known as the "silver sands", which featured prominently in the film Local Hero, as well as in Breaking the Waves. Loch Morar, the deepest loch in the British Isles, is located nearby.
Morar was also a favourite winter travel destination of the noted English composer, Sir Arnold Bax (1883-1953), during the 1930s.
Sedimentology of the Early Neoproterozoic Morar Group in Northern Scotland: Implications for Basin Models and Tectonic Setting
Jan 01, 2012; Abstract: The metasedimentary rocks of the morar Group in northern Scotland form part of the early Neoproterozoic Moine...