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Kilchrenan, Argyll and Bute

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Kilchrenan, Argyll and Bute

Kilchrenan is a small village in the Argyll and Bute area of Scotland. Kilchrenan is located near to the end of the B845 road, about a mile inland from Loch Awe. It forms part of the area of Avich and Kilchrenan Community Council.
Administrative CountyArgyll and Bute
Traditional CountyArgyllshire
OS GridNN0322
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityStrathclyde

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

Kilchrenan and Dalavich

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

Kilchrenan and Dalavich, par., Argyllshire, on Loch Awe, 45,980 ac., pop. 504; contains Kilchrenan, vil., on W. side of Loch Awe, 7 miles SE. of Taynuilt; P.O.; in the ancient burying-ground of Kilchrenan is a monument erected by the eighth Duke of Argyll in memory of his ancestor Cailean Mor (Great Colin), "slain on the Streang of Lorne, A.D. 1294".

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