Descriptive gazetteer entries

These other entries in our collection of descriptive gazetteers are also about Dollar. You may be able to find further references to Dollar in the descriptive gazetteers by doing a full-text search here.

Place Type of entry Source
Dollar a small town and a parish Groome

This additional information from our descriptive gazetteers is for locations within the parish or parishes associated with Dollar.

Place Type of entry Source
Castle Campbell old fortress Bartholomew
Castle-Campbell a ruined feudal fortalice Groome
Dollar Burn rivulet Bartholomew
King's Seat hill Bartholomew
Maddy Moss morass Bartholomew

Travel writing

This website includes the complete texts of books describing journeys around Britain, written between the twelfth and nineteenth centuries. Selecting one of the links below will take you to the first reference to Dollar within the selected text. This will not always be a description of a visit: travellers often mention places other than where they are, for example as a basis for comparison.

Traveller Section No. of Refs.
Robert Gammage Touring central Scotland 2
Thomas Pennant July 24-31: Fife and Perthshire 1

This website includes two large libraries, of historical travel writing and of entries from nineteenth century gazetteers describing places. We have text from these sources available for these places near your location:

Place Mentioned in Travel Writing Mentioned in Hist. Gazetteer
Castle Campbell 0 2
Blairingone 0 2
Muckhart 0 3
Tillicoultry 1 2
Rumblingbridge 0 2
Linn Mill 0 2
Sauchie 0 3
Glendevon 0 3
Wester Aldie 0 2
Crook of Devon 0 2
Kennet 0 2
Saline 0 1
Clackmannan 0 2
Alva 4 2
Fossoway 0 1
Craigrie 0 2
Kilbagie 0 2
Westfield 0 2
Alloa 17 2
Ochil 0 2