Place:


Kinnesswood  Kinross Shire

 

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

Kinnesswood, a village in Portmoak parish, Kinrossshire, 1 mile ENE of the middle of the E shore of Loch Leven, and 5 miles by road E by N of Kinross. It has a fair on the second Tuesday of April o. s.; and it was the birthplace of the poet Michael Bruce (1746-67). Pop. (1841) 479, (1861) 447, (1871) 326.

Kinnesswood through time

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

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Kinnesswood, in Perth and Kinross and Kinross Shire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/22188

Date accessed: 04th December 2021


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