Tayside (Scots Gaelic: Taobh Tatha) wis ane o the nine regions uised for local govrenment in Scotland frae 15 Mey 1975 tae 31 Mairch 1996. The region wis named for the River Tay.

Tayside
Taobh Tatha
Region
Tayside within Scotland
Aurie
2,903 sq mi (7519 km2)
Population
 • 1981397,055[1]
 • 1991392,500[1]
History
 • Precedit biDundee Corporation
Perthshire Coonty Cooncil
Kinrosshire Coonty Cooncil
Angus Coonty Cooncil
 • OriginLocal Government (Scotland) Act 1973
 • Creatit15 Mey 1975
 • Abolished31 Mairch 1996
 • Succeedit biDundee Ceety Cooncil
Perth & Kinross
Angus
GovrenmentTayside Regional Cooncil
 • TeepRegional council
 • HQTayside House, Dundee
Subdivisions
 • TeepDestricts
 • UnitsAngus, Dundee, Perth & Kinross

ReferencesEedit

Coordinates: 56°42′N 3°44′W / 56.700°N 3.733°W / 56.700; -3.733