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Gargunnock, Stirling

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Gargunnock, Stirling

Gargunnock is a small village in the Stirling council area approximately seven miles west of Stirling, in Scotland. The 2001 census population was 944. It is situated on the south edge of the Carse of Stirling, at the feet of the Gargunnock Hills, part of the Campsie Fells. Several small burns flow down from the Gargunnock Hills The last naturally suitable crossing point on the Forth before reaching Stirling Bridge is situated just outside of Gargunnock.
Administrative CountyStirling
Traditional CountyStirlingshire
OS GridNS7094
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryScotland
Police AuthorityCentral Scotland
 

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

Gargunnock, par. and vil. with ry. sta., in co. and 5½ miles W. of Stirling, 9859 ac., pop. 698; P.O., T.O.; in vicinity is Gargunnock House; 2 miles SW. are the Gargunnock Hills, alt. 1591 ft.; 1 mile NE. stood Gargunnock Peel.

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