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Howwood or Hollow-Wood

"HOWWOOD or HOLLOW-WOOD, village, 3½ miles west-south-west of Johnstone, Renfrewshire. It has a post office under Paisley, a railway station, a chapel-of-ease, and a public school with about 106 scholars. Pop. 333."

[From The Gazetteer of Scotland, by Rev. John Wilson, 1882.]


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