Place:


Morvern  Argyll

 

In 1887, John Bartholomew's Gazetteer of the British Isles described Morvern like this:

Morvern (or Morven), par., NW. Argyllshire, forming a peninsula between Lochs Sunart and Linnhe, 90,737 ac., pop. 828; P.O, T.O.; contains the islands of Carna and Oronsay. Morvern is the scene of Recollections of a Highland Parish, a work of Norman Macleod, D.D. (1812-1872).

Morvern through time

Morvern is now part of Highland district. Click here for graphs and data of how Highland has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Morvern itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Morvern, in Highland and Argyll | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: https://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/16973

Date accessed: 20th July 2024


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