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St Fillans, Perth and Kinross

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St Fillans, Perth and Kinross

St Fillans (Scottish Gaelic Am Port Mòr) is a village in the central highlands of Scotland, in the district of Perth and Kinross. It lies at the eastern end of Loch Earn, 6 km west of Comrie on the A85 road. St Fillans was a small clachan in the 18th century, known as Port of Lochearn, or Meikleport. In 1817 it was renamed St Fillans by Lord Gwydyr, the husband of Clementina Drummond, heiress to the Drummond Estate.
Administrative CountyPerth and Kinross
Traditional CountyPerthshire
OS GridNN6924
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryScotland
Police AuthorityTayside
 

Other names by which St Fillans, Perth and Kinross has been known in the past

Fillans St

St Fillans, Perth and Kinross in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Fillan's, St, vil., Perthshire. See St FILLANS.

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