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Plean, Stirling

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Plean, Stirling

Plean is a former mining village, in the Stirling Council area of central Scotland located on the main A9 road from Falkirk. At the 2001 census, Plean had a population of 1,740. Plean has some historic buildings, some council houses and an estate.
Administrative CountyStirling
Traditional CountyStirlingshire
OS GridNS8387
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityCentral Scotland

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

Plean, quoad sacra par. and vil., St Ninians par., Stirlingshire - quoad sacra par., pop. 1037; vil. (Plean, East), 3 miles SE. of Bannockburn, pop. 369; P.O.; in vicinity is Plean House, seat.

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