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Gartness, Stirling

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Gartness, Stirling

Administrative CountyStirling
Traditional CountyStirlingshire
OS GridNS5086
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryScotland
Police AuthorityCentral Scotland
 

Other names by which Gartness, Stirling has been known in the past

Gartness Station

Gartness, Stirling in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Gartness Station, ry. sta., on W. border of Stirlingshire, 1½ mile NE. of Drymen sta. and 22 miles SW. of Stirling; P.O.; adjacent, on Endrick Water, is the Pot of Gartness, a cauldron-shaped cavity, with cascade; also, remains of an old castle, a residence of Napier of Merchiston (1550-1617), inventor of logarithms.

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