County of Renfrewshire

The ancient Barony of Cartsburn

sometimes formerly known as Carsburn or Easter Greenock, with its burgh of barony of Crawfordsdyke or Cartsdyke now forms part of the town of Greenock which lies to the west of Glasgow in the County of Renfrewshire.

History, tradition and culture

The purpose of this website is only to inform about the historical events, traditions and the cultural message of the ancient Barony of Cartsburn, so it cannot be lost, bringing further benefit to its territory.


here labelled ‘Kar Burn’, depicted on an early map, Blaeu’s first Atlas of Scotland of 1654

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