We are in the process of upgrading the site to implement a content management system.


"Cumlodden, a quoad sacra parish in Glassary and Inverary parishes, Argyllshire, on the NW side of Loch Fyne, its church (1841; 300 sittings) standing 1 mile WSW of Furnace and 8 miles SW of its post-town, Inverary. Constituted in 1853, it is in the presbytery of Inverary and synod of Argyll; the minister's stipend is £120. Two public schools, Cumlodden and Furnace, with respective accommodation for 78 and 110 children, had (1880) an average attendance of 48 and 78, and grants of £23,10s. 2d. and £78,6s. Pop. of q. s. parish (1871) 826, (1881) 837; of registration district of Cumlodden and Minard (1881) 1142."

Extract from Groome's Ordnance Gazetteer of Scotland (1882-4)


You can also perform a more selective search for churches in the Cumlodden area that are recorded in the GENUKI church database. This will also help identify other churches in nearby townships and/or parishes. You also have the option to see the location of the churches marked on a map.

Description and Travel

You can see pictures of Cumlodden which are provided by:


Historical Geography

You can see the administrative areas in which Cumlodden has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.


You can see maps centred on OS grid reference NS005995 (Lat/Lon: 56.146399, -5.213098), Cumlodden which are provided by:


Year Population
1871 826
1881 837


Year Population
(Registration District)
1881 1142
We are looking for somebody who can help with the maintenance of this page, which currently has a status of Pending - The section is active and has a maintainer assigned but a replacement maintainer is being sought. For more information about what helping us entails, look at our help wanted page. If you would like to consider helping us then please contact David McFarlane.