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Crianlarich, Stirling

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Crianlarich, Stirling

Crianlarich is a village in Stirling council area and the registration county of Perthshire, Scotland, about six miles north-east of the head of Loch Lomond. The village's name derives from the Gaelic for "low pass", relating to its geographical location. The village is served by Crianlarich railway station. Crianlarich has been a major crossroads for north and westbound journeys in Scotland since mediaeval times.
Administrative CountyStirling
Traditional CountyPerthshire
OS GridNN3825
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityCentral Scotland
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCentral Scotland
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCentral Scotland
Ambulance AuthorityScottish
Dialling code01838
Population185 (2001 Census)

Crianlarich, Stirling in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Crianlarich, hamlet with ry. sta., W. Perthshire, 28¾ m. NW. of Callander and 41¾ m. E. of Oban; P.O.

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