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Dunmore, Falkirk

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Population  70 (2001 census)
Lieutenancy area  Stirling and Falkirk
Sovereign state  United Kingdom
Local time  Wednesday 3:24 AM
Council area  Falkirk
OS grid reference  NS891893
Country  Scotland
Post town  FALKIRK
Dialling code  01324
Civil parish  Airth
Dunmore, Falkirk
Weather  7°C, Wind SW at 14 km/h, 92% Humidity

Dunmore is a small village in the Falkirk council area of Scotland. It lies 6.5 miles (10.5 km) south east of Stirling and 5.5 miles (8.9 km) north of Falkirk. The village lies along the A905 road between Throsk and Airth on the banks of the River Forth.

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Map of Dunmore, Falkirk, UK

The population of Dunmore was recorded as 70 in the United Kingdom Census 2001, and as 79 in the census of 1991.

Formerly known as Elphinstone Pans, the settlement was entirely remodelled as a planned village in the 1840s by the local landowner, the Countess of Dunmore. Dunmore is a conservation area.

Landmarks

The Dunmore Pineapple, an 18th-century folly owned by the National Trust for Scotland, lies south of Dunmore, on the estate of the now-derelict Dunmore House.

Notable People

  • Dr L. W. Hinxman FRSE (1855-1936) a geologist and son of the local minister, Rev Charles Hinxman, was born and raised in Dunmore.
  • References

    Dunmore, Falkirk Wikipedia


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