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Bonhill, West Dunbartonshire

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Bonhill, West Dunbartonshire

Bonhill (Both an Uillt in Gaelic) is a town in the Vale of Leven area of West Dunbartonshire, Scotland. It is sited on the Eastern bank of the River Leven, on the opposite bank from the larger town of Alexandria.
Administrative CountyWest Dunbartonshire
Traditional CountyDunbartonshire
OS GridNS4079
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryScotland
Police AuthorityStrathclyde
 

Other names by which Bonhill, West Dunbartonshire has been known in the past

Bogh Nuill ~ Bonnel

Bonhill, West Dunbartonshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Bonhill, par. and town, S. Dumbartonshire, on river Leven, adjacent to Alexandria, 9191 ac. (818 water), pop. 12,524; town, pop. 2940; P.O., T.O., 1 Bank. In the vicinity is Bonhill House.

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