Dingwall, a market and post town and parish of Scotland, in the county of Ross. The town is pleasantly situated on the Firth of Cromarty, at the entrance of the Peffcr, 11 miles N.W. from Invcrness. The soil in the neighbourhood is rich and fertile. Mar. D. Fri. Pop. of par. 2400; of town, 2100. It is a station on the Highland and Sutherland Railway, 162½ miles from Perth and 18½; miles from Inverness.
Source: Beeton’s British Gazetteer 1870. Ward, Lock & Tyler, Paternoster Row, London.