Place:


Minard  Argyll

 

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

Minard Castle, a mansion, with picturesque grounds, in Kilmichael-Glassary parish, Argyllshire, on the W side of Loch Fyne, 8 miles NE of Lochgilphead and 13¾ SSW of Inveraray. There are a post office of Minard, with money order, savings' bank, and telegraph departments, a Free church, and a large and elegant public school, erected in 1871 by the late proprietor, John Pender, Esq., M.P. The estate-5285 acres, of £1475 annual value-now is owned by Thomas Lloyd, Esq. (b. 1835).—Ord. Sur., sh. 37, 1876.

Minard through time

Minard 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 Minard itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

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

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/22225

Date accessed: 24th October 2021


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