Port Charlotte  Argyll


In 1882-4, Frances Groome's Ordnance Gazetteer of Scotland described Port Charlotte like this:

Port-Charlotte, a village in Kilchoman parish, Islay island, Argyllshire, on the W coast of Loch Indal, opposite Laggan Point, 7½ miles SW of Bridgend, and 16 SW of Port-Askaig. It has a post office under Greenock, an inn, a distillery, and a public school. Pop. (1861) 562, (1871) 484, (1881) 502.

Port Charlotte through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 19th October 2021

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