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Colliston, Angus

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Colliston, Angus

For the village in Aberdeenshire, see Collieston. Colliston is a roadside hamlet in Angus, Scotland that is four miles north of Arbroath on the A933 Arbroath to Brechin road, in the parish of St Vigeans.
Administrative CountyAngus
Traditional CountyAngus
OS GridNO6045
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityTayside
Fire and Rescue AuthorityTayside
Fire and Rescue AuthorityTayside
Ambulance AuthorityScottish
Dialling code01241

Colliston, Angus in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Colliston, quoad sacra par., and vil. with ry. sta., St Vigeans par., E. Forfarshire, 3½ m. NW. of Arbroath, pop. 659; in vicinity of vil. is C. House.

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