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Saddell, Argyll and Bute

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Saddell, Argyll and Bute

Saddell is a small Scottish village situated on the east side of the Kintyre Peninsula of Argyll and Bute, overlooking the Kilbrannan Sound and the Isle of Arran, 8 miles from Campbeltown on the B842 road to Carradale. The name Saddell is derived from the Norse for sandy dale.
Administrative CountyArgyll and Bute
Traditional CountyArgyllshire
OS GridNR7832
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityStrathclyde

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

Saddell and Skipness

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

Saddell, quoad sacra par., Saddell and Skipness par., Argyllshire, on E. side of Kintyre, pop. 080; the church is at Carradale; Saddell Abbey, ruin, and Saddell House, seat, are at foot of Saddell Glen, 9 miles N. of Campbeltown.

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