Dovehill


Dovehill
   DOVEHILL, a village, in the Abbey parish of the town of Paisley; forming part of the late quoad sacra parish of Levern, Upper ward of the county of Renfrew, and containing 131 inhabitants.

A Topographical dictionary of Scotland. . 1856.

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