Renfrewshire

Renfrewshire, a south-western county of Scotland; faces the Firth of Clyde on the W., between Ayr on the S. and SW., and the river Clyde on the N.; bordered on the E. by Lanark; hilly on the W. and S., flat on the E.; is watered by the Gryfe, the Black Cart, and the White Cart; dairy-farming is carried on in extensive scale, stimulated by the proximity of Glasgow; nearly two-thirds of the county is under cultivation; coal and iron are mined, and in various parts the manufacture of thread, cotton, chemicals, shipbuilding, &c., is actively engaged in.

Population (circa 1900) given as 291,000.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Renfrew * Rennell, James
Remonstrants
Remus
Rémusat, Abel
Rémusat, Charles, Comte de
Renaissance
Renaix
Renan, Ernest
Rendsburg
René I.
Renfrew
Renfrewshire
Rennell, James
Rennes
Rennie, John
Rente
Renton
Renwick, James
Repealer
Replica
Repoussé
Repton

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