Callander sentence example
- CALLANDER, a police burgh of Perthshire, Scotland, 16 m.
- Two miles north-west of Callander is the Pass of Leny, "the gate of the Highlands," and farther in the same direction is Loch Lubnaig, on the shores of which stand the ruins of St Bride's chapel.
- Callander owes much of its prosperity to the fact that it is the centre from which the Trossachs is usually visited, the route being that described in Scott's Lady of the Lake.
- of the station of the same name on the Caledonian railway from Callander to Oban, and 274 m.
- During summer steamers ply between the Trossachs and Stronachlachar and there is a daily service of coaches from the Trossachs to Callander (about io m.) and to Aberfoyle (9 m.), and between Stronachlachar, to Inversnaid on Loch Lomond (about 42 m.).Advertisement
- of Glasgow by the Caledonian xailway via Stirling and Callander, and about the same distance by water via the Crinan Canal.
- of Callander.
- of Killin Junction on a branch line of the Callander & Oban railway.