Argyllshire


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Argyllshire:

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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.
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Argyllshire

(until 1975) a county of W Scotland, part of Strathclyde region (1975--96), now part of Argyll and Bute
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BBC Alba's live Hogmanay show from Oban's Argyllshire Gathering Halls will feature an "all star cast".
This attempt to reconcile the blue men with a generalized etiology of fairy origins underscores the ultimately untenable and regional quality of such a venture towards rigid systematizing when it comes to supernatural lore: "In Argyllshire the blue men are unknown, and there is no mention of the merry dancers being congeners of the Fairies" (107).
It was initiated by Dr Shearer of Edinburgh and the Medical Officer of Health for Argyllshire at that time.
Cook described Smith's as 'an essentially English mind, an English way of thinking and feeling about every subject', yet some of his best work, notably a haunting view of Castle Stalker across the waters of Loch Laich, Appin, Argyllshire (1954) is in his two books on Scotland.
Hamas has demanded that the Army of Islam, led by a violent Gaza clan, free Mr Johnston, aged 45, from Argyllshire, who was kidnapped on a Gaza City street on March 12.
Mr Johnston, 45, from Argyllshire, was kidnapped on March 12 by Palestinian gunmen in Gaza City, and before today, had not been seen or heard from since.
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John Cameron was sentenced to transportation to Van Diemen's Land in Inverary, Argyllshire, in 1847 for fraud.
These settlers were not soldiers, but eight Catholic families who had joined an enterprise headed by John Macdonald of Glenaladale in Argyllshire.
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