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Bonawe, Argyll and Bute

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Bonawe, Argyll and Bute

Bonawe is a village in Argyll and Bute, Scotland opposite Taynuilt on the north shore of Loch Etive, most famous for Bonawe Quarry . Bonawe is primarily a linear settlement along on the B845 road and the coast.
Administrative CountyArgyll and Bute
Traditional CountyArgyllshire
OS GridNN0033
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryScotland
Police AuthorityStrathclyde
 

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

Bunaw ~ Bunawe

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

Bonawe, vil., Glenorchy par., N. Argyllsh., on river Awe, 1½ mile NE. of Taynuilt sta. and 14½ miles NE. of Oban; it has a ferry across Loch Etive, and extensive granite and paving-stone quarries in the neighbourhood.

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