Place:


Strowan  Perthshire

 

In 1882-4, Frances Groome's Ordnance Gazetteer of Scotland described Strowan like this:

Strowan, a mansion in Monzievaird and Strowan parish, Upper Strathearn, Perthshire, near the right bank of the Earn, 3 miles W of Crieff. Built in the latter half of the 18th century, and greatly enlarged in 1866, it is the seat of Thomas James Graham-Stirling, Esq. (b. and suc. 1811), who holds 3566 acres in the shire, valued at £3386 per annum, and who has spent between £20, 000 and £30,000 in improving the estate.—Ord. Sur., sh. 47, 1869. See chap. xxxix. of T. Hunter's Woods and Estates of Perthshire (1883).

Additional information about this locality is available for Monzievaird

Strowan through time

Strowan is now part of Perth and Kinross district. Click here for graphs and data of how Perth and Kinross has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Strowan itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Strowan, in Perth and Kinross and Perthshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/26760

Date accessed: 02nd December 2021


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