"COLLACE, village and parish in Gowrie district, Perthshire. The village stands 8 miles north-east of Perth, and is near Woodside railway station and Balbeggie village, with post office under Perth. The parish contains Kinrossie and Saugher hamlets, and comprise 2927 acres. Real property in 1880-81, £3740. Pop. 409. The southern section is flat, and the northern one includes part of the Sidlaw Hills. The chief seat and antiquities are on Dunsinnan estate. The churches are Established and Free. The public school has accomodation for 103 scholars."
Wilson, Rev. John, The Gazetteer of Scotland,1882.