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Strone, Argyll and Bute

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Strone, Argyll and Bute

Strone is a village in Argyll in south-west Scotland at the point where the north shore of the Holy Loch becomes the west shore of the Firth of Clyde.
Administrative CountyArgyll and Bute
Traditional CountyArgyllshire
OS GridNS1980
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityStrathclyde
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStrathclyde
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStrathclyde
Ambulance AuthorityScottish

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

Strone, watering-place, Dunoon and Kilmun par., Argyllshire, at Strone Point (which projects between Loch Long and Holy Loch), 6 miles (by water) NW. of Greenock, pop. 295; P.O., T.O., 1 Bank; has a steam-boat pier. Strone forms part of the conjoint vil. of Blairmore and Strone; it is a quoad sacra par., constituted in 1884.

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