The first engine in Scotland was erected in 1720 at Elphinstone, in stirlingshire.
Erth, or Airth, is on the east of stirlingshire, on the Forth.
Another important centre was the midland coal-field of stirlingshire and Lanarkshire, where the mortality was mostly autumnal.
Wallace with his four followers rode to Dundaff, a hilly tract in stirlingshire.
The Regiment was again disbanded in 1838, the same fate overcoming the stirlingshire Yeomanry.
Alexander Buchanan was the son of a maltster at Bucklyvie, stirlingshire, where he was born in 1817.
At Struthill, in stirlingshire, was a well famous for its healing virtues in madness.
This event caused a great sensation, not only in the coal mines, but in stirlingshire, and ultimately throughout the kingdom.
He commenced medical practice in Glasgow, where he remained till 1826, when he removed to the parish of Airth in stirlingshire.
At Craig Mady, in stirlingshire, the newly wedded used to crawl through a dolmen.