Location and coordinates are for the approximate centre of Cairndow within this administrative area. Geographic features and populated places may cross administrative borders.
Gazetteer of the British Isles (Edinburgh: Bartholomew, 1887). John Bartholomew
Cairndow, hamlet with inn, NE. Argyllshire, on E. side of Loch Fyne, near its head; has regular steamboat communication with Inveraray, 10 miles SW.