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Kilmartin, Argyll and Bute

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Kilmartin, Argyll and Bute

Kilmartin is a small village in Argyll and Bute, western Scotland. It is best known as the centre of Kilmartin Glen, an area with one of the richest concentrations of prehistoric monuments and historical sites in Scotland. It contains over 350 monuments within a 6 mile radius.
Administrative CountyArgyll and Bute
Traditional CountyArgyllshire
OS GridNR8398
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityStrathclyde

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

Kilmartin, par. and vil., Argyllshire - par., 25,102 ac., pop. 811; vil., 8 miles NW. of Lochgilphead; P.O., T.O.; in the churchyard are several old crosses; N. of vil. are the ruins of Kilmartin Castle; the par. includes the islands of MacCaskin and Ree in Loch Craignish.

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