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Melfort, Argyll and Bute

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Melfort, Argyll and Bute

Administrative CountyArgyll and Bute
Traditional CountyArgyllshire
OS GridNM8314
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityStrathclyde

Other names by which Melfort, Argyll and Bute has been known in the past

Loch Melfort ~ Melfort Loch

Melfort, Argyll and Bute in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Melfort, Loch, sea-loch, Kilninver and Kilmelford par., Argyllshire, opposite Luing island; at NE. head of loch is Melfort House, seat, 15 miles N. of Kilmartin; 3 miles SW., on N. side of loch, is Melfort Cottage, seat; N. of Melfort House, on road from Oban to Ford, is the picturesque Pass of Melfort; Melfort gives titles to the Earl of Perth.

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