Descriptive gazetteer entries

These other entries in our collection of descriptive gazetteers are also about Buchanan. You may be able to find further references to Buchanan in the descriptive gazetteers by doing a full-text search here.

Place Type of entry Source
Buchanan a parish Groome

This additional information from our descriptive gazetteers is for locations within the parish or parishes associated with Buchanan.

Place Type of entry Source
Arklet small lake Bartholomew
Arklet a lake Groome
Balmaha a hamlet Groome
Balmaha hamlet with pier Bartholomew
Ben Lomond a mountain Groome
Bucinch wooded islet Bartholomew
Bueinch a wooded islet Groome
Clairinch small island Bartholomew
Clairinch a Loch Lomond islet Groome
Craigroyston or Rob Roy's Cave a cavern Groome
Glendhu the upper glen of Duchray Water Groome
Glen Dubh upper part of valley Bartholomew
Inchcailloch a hilly, wooded island Groome
Inchcruin an islet Groome
Incheruin island Bartholomew
Inchfad island Bartholomew
Inchfad a fertile islet of Buchanan parish, Stirlingshire Groome
Inversnaid a hamlet Groome
Inversnaid hamlet with inn Bartholomew
Rowardennan an hotel Groome
Rowardennan Hotel Bartholomew
Stronachlachar place Bartholomew

Travel writing

This website includes the complete texts of books describing journeys around Britain, written between the twelfth and nineteenth centuries. Selecting one of the links below will take you to the first reference to Buchanan within the selected text. This will not always be a description of a visit: travellers often mention places other than where they are, for example as a basis for comparison.

Traveller Section No. of Refs.
Thomas Pennant September 5-17: Inveraray to Edinburgh 1

This website includes two large libraries, of historical travel writing and of entries from nineteenth century gazetteers describing places. We have text from these sources available for these places near your location:

Place Mentioned in Travel Writing Mentioned in Hist. Gazetteer
Drymen 0 2
Gartness 0 2
Balmaha 0 2
Kilmaronock 1 2
Inchcailloch 0 2
Killearn 0 2
Inchmurrin 0 1
Balfron 0 2
Jamestown 0 2
Gartmore 0 2
Camstradden 0 2
Alexandria 0 2
Luss 0 2
Bonhill 0 2
Buchlyvie 0 2
Bannachra 0 2
Renton 0 2
Blanefield 0 2
Leven 0 2
Lomond 0 3