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Aberfoyle, Stirling

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Aberfoyle, Stirling

Aberfoyle is a village in the region of Stirling, Scotland, 27 miles northwest of Glasgow. The town is situated on the River Forth at the base of Craigmore (420 metres high).
Administrative CountyStirling
Traditional CountyPerthshire
OS GridNN5200
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityCentral Scotland
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCentral Scotland
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCentral Scotland
Ambulance AuthorityScottish
Populationest. 650 (2006)

Other names by which Aberfoyle, Stirling has been known in the past

Abhir A Phuill

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

Aberfoyle, par. and vil. with ry. sta., SW. Perthshire, on a head-stream of river Forth, 7 miles NW. of Bucklyvie, 29,215 ac. (2405 water), pop. 465; P.O.; celebrated in Scott's Rob Roy.

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