Place:


Rosneath  Dunbartonshire

 

In 1887, John Bartholomew's Gazetteer of the British Isles described Rosneath like this:

Roseneath, par. and vil., Dumbartonshire - par. (forming a peninsula between Loch Long and Gare Loch), 8461 ac., pop. 1994; vil., on W. shore of Gare Loch, 2½ miles W. of Helensburgh; P.O., T.O.; has a quay for the Clyde steamers. Roseneath Castle, a seat of the Duke of Argyll, is 1 mile SE. of vil.

Rosneath through time

Rosneath is now part of Argyll and Bute district. Click here for graphs and data of how Argyll and Bute has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Rosneath itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Rosneath, in Argyll and Bute and Dunbartonshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/17090

Date accessed: 18th October 2019


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