Tayside

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Tayside
Taobh Tatha
Region
Tayside within Scotland
Aurie
2,903 sq mi (7519 km2)
Population
 • 1981397,055[1]
 • 1991392,500[1]
History
 • Precedit biDundee Corporation
Perthshire Coonty Cooncil
Kinrosshire Coonty Cooncil
Angus Coonty Cooncil
 • OriginLocal Government (Scotland) Act 1973
 • Creatit15 Mey 1975
 • Abolished31 Mairch 1996
 • Succeedit biDundee Ceety Cooncil
Perth & Kinross
Angus
GovrenmentTayside Regional Cooncil
 • TeepRegional council
 • HQTayside House, Dundee
Subdivisions
 • TeepDestricts
 • UnitsAngus, Dundee, Perth & Kinross

Tayside (Scots Gaelic: Taobh Tatha) wis ane o the nine regions uised for local govrenment in Scotland frae 15 Mey 1975 tae 31 Mairch 1996. The region wis named for the River Tay.

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Coordinates: 56°42′N 3°44′W / 56.700°N 3.733°W / 56.700; -3.733