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Oban, Argyll Square

Commemorative Monument (Period Unassigned), Fountain (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Oban, Argyll Square

Classification Commemorative Monument (Period Unassigned), Fountain (Period Unassigned)

Canmore ID 341220

Site Number NM82NE 189

NGR NM 85895 29835

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

Permalink http://canmore.org.uk/site/341220

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Administrative Areas

  • Council Argyll And Bute
  • Parish Kilmore And Kilbride
  • Former Region Strathclyde
  • Former District Argyll And Bute
  • Former County Argyll

Activities

External Reference (19 August 2014)

Fountain commemorating Dr McKelvie, Argyll Square, Oban.

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According to Pevsner

By Alexander Sharp 1904

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ROBERT BARBOUR

MCKELVIE, M.D.

A.D. 1836 - 1901.

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MEDICAL OFFICER

TO THE PARISHES

OF LISMORE

AND APPIN

1860 - 1875

KILMORE

AND KILBRIDE

1875 - 1901

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"A MAN HE WAS TO ALL

THE COUNTRY DEAR."

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ERECTED

BY HIS FRIENDS.

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ROBERT BARBOUR

MCKELVIE M.D.

A.D. 1836 - 1901.

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OLLAMH LEIGHEIS

DO SGIREACHDAN

LIOS-MOIRE

AGUS APUINN,

1860 - 1875;

CILLE-MOIRE

AGUS CILLE-BHRIDE

1875 - 1901.

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"THA BEANNACHD

BHOCHD IS BHEARTACH

THA BEANNACHD

TINN IS SLAN,

BHO'N CHRIDHE

LE DEADH DHURACHD

DHUIT ANNS GACH

CUIS GU BRAITH."

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Information from M Briscoe, 19 August 2014

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