Dunoon

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Coordinates: 55°56′49″N 4°55′23″W / 55.947°N 4.923°W / 55.947; -4.923

Dunoon
Scots Gaelic: Dùn Omhain [1]
Scots: Dunoon
Dunoon Pier.jpg
Dunoon, leuking north frae Castle Hill towards Hunters Quay. The Victorian pier is tae the richt an the Queen's Hall is tae the left
Dunoon is located in the United Kingdom
Dunoon
Dunoon

 Dunoon shown within the Unitit kinrick
Population 8,251 [2] (2001 census)

est. 8,310[3] (2006),

excluding Sandbank
OS grid reference NS174764
    - Edinburgh  82.1 miles (132.1 km) 
    - London  434 miles (698 km) 
Council area Argyll an Bute
Lieutenancy area Argyll an Bute
Country Scotland
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town DUNOON
Postcode district PA23
Dialling code 01369
Police
Fire
Ambulance
EU Parliament Scotland
UK Parliament Argyll an Bute
Scottish Parliament Argyll an Bute
List of places
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Dunoon (Scots Gaelic: Dùn Omhain) is a toun situatit on the Cowal Peninsula in Argyll an Bute, Scotland. It sits on the Firth o Clyde tae the sooth o Holy Loch an tae the wast o Gourock.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Dunoon Scottish Gaelic". Allan171.pwp.blueyonder.co.uk. Retrieved 2012-12-19. 
  2. "Comparative Population Profile: Dunoon Locality". Scotland's Census Results Online. 2001-04-29. Retrieved 2008-09-02. 
  3. "General Register Office for Scotland - Statistics - Publications and Data". Gro-scotland.gov.uk. 2009-12-07. Retrieved 2010-01-31. [deid airtin]