In 1887, John Bartholomew's Gazetteer of the British Isles described South Knapdale like this:
Knapdale, South, par., Knapdale, Argyllshire, 52,560 ac., pop. 2536; contains Ardrishaig, at SE. end of Crinan Canal.
A Vision of Britain through Time includes a large library of local statistics for administrative units. For the best overall sense of how the area containing South Knapdale has changed, please see our redistricted information for the modern district of Argyll and Bute. More detailed statistical data are available under Units and statistics, which includes both administrative units covering South Knapdale and units named after it.
GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of South Knapdale in Argyll and Bute | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.
Date accessed: 08th December 2013
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