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Bishopton, Renfrewshire

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Bishopton, Renfrewshire

Bishopton (Scots: Bishoptoun or Beeshoptoun, Scottish Gaelic: Baile an Easbaig) is a large village in Renfrewshire, Scotland, a few miles west of Erskine.
Post townBISHOPTON
Administrative CountyRenfrewshire
Traditional CountyRenfrewshire
OS GridNS4371
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryScotland
Police AuthorityStrathclyde
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStrathclyde
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStrathclyde
Ambulance AuthorityScottish
Dialling code01505
Populationest. 4,960 (2006)
 

Bishopton, Renfrewshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Bishopton, vil. and ry. sta., Erskine par., N. Renfrewsh., 5¾ m. NW. of Paisley by rail, pop. 308; P.O., T.O.

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