Kirriemuir, Angus

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Kirriemuir is a town in Angus

Location and coordinates are for the approximate centre of Kirriemuir within this administrative area. Geographic features and populated places may cross administrative borders.

Kirriemuir in historic gazetteers

Gazetteer of the British Isles (Edinburgh: Bartholomew, 1887). John Bartholomew

Kirriemuir, market town and par. with ry. sta., Forfarshire--par., 35,600 ac., pop. 6616; town, on Gairie Burn, 5 miles by road and 8½ by rail NW. of Forfar, pop. (including Southmuir), 4390; P.O., T.O., 4 Banks, 1 newspaper. Market-day, Friday. The par. consists of 2 detached sections. The town is a burgh of barony under the Earl of Home; in 1875 it became a burgh under the Police Act. The leading industry is the weaving of brown linen.

Photos of Kirriemuir is a Good Stuff website.