Place:


Corrie  Buteshire

 

In 1882-4, Frances Groome's Ordnance Gazetteer of Scotland described Corrie like this:

Corrie, a village on the E coast of Arran island, Buteshire, 5½ miles N by E of Brodick. It has a post office under Ardrossan, an inn, and a small harbour; it communicates regularly with the steamers plying between Greenock and Lamlash; and it exports large quantities of limestone, quarried in the neighbourhood.

Corrie through time

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

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Corrie, in North Ayrshire and Buteshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/22056

Date accessed: 05th December 2021


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