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Mearns, East Renfrewshire

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Mearns, East Renfrewshire

Administrative CountyEast Renfrewshire
Traditional CountyRenfrewshire
OS GridNS5455
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityStrathclyde

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

Mearns, par. and vil., SE. Renfrewshire - par. (comprising the greater part of town of Busby), 10,281 ac., pop. 3965; vil., called Newton Mearns, 3 miles SE. of Busby, pop. 900; P.O., 1 Bank; 1 mile E. of vil. is Mearns Castle, an old baronial stronghold.

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