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Bishopton, Renfrewshire

Historical Description

BISHOPTON, a village, in the parish of Erskine, Upper ward of the county of Renfrew; containing 315 inhabitants. It is a modern village, situated on the south side of the Firth of Clyde, a short distance north of the road from Port-Glasgow to Paisley; and a post-office under the latter town has been established, having three daily deliveries.

Transcribed from A Topographical Dictionary of Scotland, 1851 by Samuel Lewis


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