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Lochgilphead

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"Lochgilphead, police burgh, Glassary par., and quoad sacra par., partly also in South Knapdale par., Argyllshire - par., pop. 2381; burgh, at head of Loch Gilp, and near Crinan Canal, 2 miles N. of Ardrishaig, pop. 1489; P.O., T.O., 2 Banks; the weaving of woollen cloth is carried on, and many of the inhabitants are engaged in fishing; Lochgilphead has steamboat communication with Glasgow, Inverness, Skye, Oban, &c."

Extract from Bartholomew's Gazetteer of the British Isles, 1887)

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Presbyterian / Unitarian
Lochgilphead, Church of Scotland
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    Population

    YearPopulation
    (Town)
    18611674
    18711642
    18811489
    18911320

     

    YearPopulation
    (q. s. Parish)
    18812381
    18912252