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Glengarnock, North Ayrshire

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Glengarnock, North Ayrshire

Glengarnock is a small village in North Ayrshire that lies near the west coast of Scotland. It forms part of the Garnock Valley area and is approximately 25 miles away for Glasgow, the nearest city. The River Garnock flows through the village, but the name Glen Garnock applies more specifically to the ravine at Glengarnock Castle, some 4 kilometres to the north of the village.
Administrative CountyNorth Ayrshire
Traditional CountyAyrshire
OS GridNS3253
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityStrathclyde

Glengarnock, North Ayrshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Glengarnock, vil. (ry. sta. Kilbirnie) and ruined castle, Kilbirnie and Dalry pars., N. Ayrshire, at foot of Kilbirnie Loch, 2¾ miles NE. of Dalry; P.O., T.O.; has a wincey factory and large ironworks.

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