A general history of Stirlingshire

containing an account of the ancient monuments, ... with the natural history of the shire. By William Nimmo, ... Illustrated with a large map ...
  • 527 Pages
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  • English
printed for William Creech, and sold by T. Cadell, London , Edinburgh
SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 1407, no. 02.
The Physical Object
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Open LibraryOL16934414M

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William Creech, Edinburgh, and Thomas Cadell, London. Inthe work was revised and brought down to date, by the Rev. Willaim Macgregor Stirling, minister of Port, and re.

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Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ Author: William Nimmo. Stirlingshire, also called Stirling, historic county, central Scotland. In the west it borders Loch Lomond and incorporates a section of the Highlands.

It extends east into the Midland Valley (Central Lowlands) between the Rivers Forth and Kelvin. At the centre of Stirlingshire the. He joined the history department at Edinburgh University in and worked there for 30 years, while also running the family farm at Balmaha, Stirlingshire.

He published a number of influential works on Gaelic Scotland, including Studies in the History of Dalriada and a major contribution to Late Medieval Monumental Sculpture in the West. The History of Stirlingshire Chapter XL – General Industries into Europe from India, about ; but a considerable time elapsed before the trade gained general attention.

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The History of Stirlingshire Chapter XII. Battle of Kilsyth () and a feeling became general over the country that he must, if possible, be extinguished.

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Biography. He was born on 18 Februarythe son of Jean Galloway and James Henry, a farmer at Muirton Farm near St. Ninians, Stirlingshire. Henry was educated at St Ninian's Parish School then Stirling High then studied at the University of teaching at Annan, he entered the Church of Scotland, being licensed in and first preaching in : 18 February A general history of Stirlingshire: containing an account of the ancient monuments, and most Important and Curious Transactions in that Shire, from the Roman Invasion of Scotland, to the Present Times ; with the natural history of the shire.

By William Nimmo, Minister of Bothkennar. In the reign of the Stuarts (from ) Stirling castle became a royal residence, and the history of Stirlingshire has been closely identified with the general history of Scotland ever since.

The county contains 21 parishes, including the detached parish of Alva. The sheriff's court is at Stirling which is the county town and the only royal burgh.

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Get this from a library! A general history of Stirlingshire ; containing an account of the ancient monuments with the natural history of the shire. By William Nimmo Illustrated with a .General Sir Robert Abercromby GCB (21 October – 3 November ), the youngest brother of Sir Ralph Abercromby, was a general in the army, appointed Knight of the Order of the Bath, a Governor of Bombay and Commander-in-Chief of the Bombay Army and then Commander-in-Chief, India.

Military career. Abercromby served in the French and Indian War, and was promoted captain in Battles/wars: French and Indian War, American .The early history of this county is involved in much obscurity. At the time of the Roman invasion it became a station of importance, and Agricola is said to have erected some fortifications on the hill on which the castle of Stirling was afterwards built, as commanding the Roman road from Camelon to the north of Scotland.