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Bunessan, Argyll and Bute

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Bunessan, Argyll and Bute

Bunessan is a small village on the Ross of Mull in the south of the island of Mull, on the west coast of Scotland. Originally a small community of farmers in the Scottish farming tradition called crofting, the village had a mill, weavers and a small fishing fleet until the 1900s.
Post townISLE OF MULL
Administrative CountyArgyll and Bute
Traditional CountyArgyllshire
OS GridNM3821
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryScotland
Police AuthorityStrathclyde
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStrathclyde
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStrathclyde
Ambulance AuthorityScottish
Dialling code01681
Population300 (approx.)
 

Other names by which Bunessan, Argyll and Bute has been known in the past

Bonessan

Bunessan, Argyll and Bute in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Bonessan, vil., Mull island, Argyllshire, at head of Loch Sloch; P.O., T.O., called Bunessan.

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