Place:Stirlingshire, Scotland

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NameStirlingshire
Alt namesSiorrachd Sruighleasource: Wikipedia
TypeTraditional county
Located inScotland     ( - 1975)
See alsoTayside, Scotlandregion of Scotland to which Stirling was transferred in 1975
Stirling (council area), Scotlandunitary authority or "council area" in charge of Stirlingshire since 1996
Contained Places
Burgh
Stirling ( - 1975 )
Former parish
Lecropt ( - 1891 )
Inhabited place
Airth ( - 1975 )
Bridge of Allan ( - 1975 )
Carbeth ( - 1975 )
Denny ( - 1975 )
Dunipace ( - 1975 )
Haggs ( - 1975 )
Lennoxtown ( - 1975 )
Menstrie ( - 1855 )
Polmont ( - 1975 )
Stirling ( - 1975 )
Parish
Airth ( - 1975 )
Alva ( - 1855 )
Baldernock ( - 1975 )
Balfron ( - 1975 )
Buchanan ( - 1975 )
Campsie ( - 1975 )
Denny and Dunipace ( 1927 - 1975 )
Denny ( - 1975 )
Drymen ( - 1975 )
Dunipace ( - 1975 )
Falkirk ( - 1975 )
Fintry
Gargunnock
Grangemouth
Killearn
Kilsyth ( - 1975 )
Kippen ( 1845 - 1975 )
Larbert
Logie ( - 1975 )
Muiravonside
Slamannan ( - 1975 )
St. Ninians
Stirling ( - 1975 )
Strathblane ( - 1975 )
Unknown
Balgair
Bannockburn
Blackbraes
Blairlogie
Bothkennar
Callendar
Cambuskenneth
Causewayhead
Rumford
source: Family History Library Catalog


the text in this section is copied from an article in Wikipedia

Stirlingshire or the County of Stirling is a registration county of Scotland, based around Stirling, the county town. See Registers of Scotland, Land Register Counties.

It borders Perthshire to the north, Clackmannanshire and West Lothian to the east, Lanarkshire to the south, and Dunbartonshire to the south-west.

Stirling and Falkirk share a Lieutenancy areas of Scotland.

Until the 1890s the county had two small exclaves: part of the parish of Logie, which was surrounded by Perthshire, and the parish of Alva, locally in Clackmannanshire. The Perthshire part of Logie was added to Stirlingshire, while Alva was annexed by Clackmannanshire.

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