Renfrewshire

Index of pages for Renfrewshire

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Dunoon Beeton’s British Gazetteer 1870

Dunoon, a parish and village of Scotland, in Renfrewshire, on the Firt of Clyde, 8 miles W. from its post town, Greenock, on the opposite side of the firth. This is a favourite watering-place of the Glasgow citizens. It has a money ord. off. Pop. of par. 5461.

Source: Beeton’s British Gazetteer 1870. Ward, Lock & Tyler, Paternoster Row, London.

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Maxwelton A New and Comprehensive Gazetteer 1838

Maxwelton, vil. Scotland, par. Abbey of Paisley, sh, Renfrew. Pop. with par. Paisley (P. T. 50). Here is a considerable manufacture of silk gauze.

Source: A New and Comprehensive Gazetteer: George Newenham Wright, 1838

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