1841 Census of the population was taken. The population of Ardchattan was 1450
(according to Scotlandspeople search) - - - and of Scotland was 2,620,000.

The 1841 Scottish census was taken on the night of 6 June 1841. As this census was taken in the summer, a lot of farm workers were away from home. You can therefore expect to find many unmarried persons over the age of about 12-14 to be found working away from home.

The Alginate factory in Barcaldine was built

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