Argyllshire


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus.

Argyllshire:

see ArgyllArgyll
or Argyllshire,
former county, W central Scotland. Under the Local Government Act of 1973, Argyll was divided between the new Highland and Strathclyde regions in 1975, with most of the county becoming part of Strathclyde.
..... Click the link for more information.
.

Argyllshire

(until 1975) a county of W Scotland, part of Strathclyde region (1975--96), now part of Argyll and Bute
References in periodicals archive ?
The Protestant Reformation had made its presence felt in certain parts of the Highlands shortly after 1560, notably in Argyllshire, whose ruling kindred had espoused Protestantism in that very year.
Jackie Stewart, Argyllshire, said: "That is the worst Rangers team I have seen in over 70 years of watching them.
Erik Holmgaard and Joe (Fakse, Denmark), 6= Kevin Evans and Mirk (Modrydd, Brecon, Wales) and Roddy MacDiarmid and Jim (Cairndow, Argyllshire, Scotland) 8.
For centuries artists, authors, composers and poets have been inspired by its panoramic views of Argyllshire mountains, lochs and Inner Hebridean isles.
Born in a tent on the shore of Loch Fyne, near the village of Furnace, in Argyllshire, on 11 April 1928, Duncan was one of the Travelling People of Scotland.
Mick Rice and Susanna McCorry are heading off to Bonnie Scotland and a restored 19th century manor house overlooking a sleepy Argyllshire village.
Argyllshire Panel, who was in Tiger Tiger nightclub when it was evacuated, told BBC News 24 that about 500 people were in the venue.
Mark was finally found dazed and confused by police on Monday near the village of Strathcur, Argyllshire.
Set in West Argyllshire, it can sleep up to 14 guests and boasts over an acre of lavish grounds.
It is followed by Annan, Peterhead, the Shetland Islands, Berwickshire, Keith and Buckie, and the Argyllshire islands with the highest rates of employment in the industry.
Kilmartin, indeed, is an appealing booklet describing, with splendid pictures, the history of an Argyllshire landscape from the Mesolithic and Neolithic to the early Modern period.
This fun photo wins the couple, of Oban, Argyllshire, our prize of a Konica Super Big Mini 100 camera worth pounds 99.