History Articles

The History of Paisley and Renfrewshire is vast, and plays an interesting and important part in the development of Scotland. Choose a topic from the list of History Articles on the right hand side.

Mirin to Present Day

From the arrival of the wandering preacher Mirin in the 6th Century through to the arrival of the Fitz Alans and  the establishment of the Priory of Paisley in 1163, Paisley and the County of Renfrew has a wealth of heritage to explore.

Choose a topic from the menu to the right hand side to find out more about Paisley and the County.