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Newtonmore, Highland

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Newtonmore, Highland

Newtonmore is a village in the Highland council area of Scotland. It has a population of about 1000. The village is only a few miles from a location that is claimed to be the exact geographical centre of Scotland. Newtonmore railway station is managed by First ScotRail and is on the Highland Main Line. Newtonmore has been bypassed by A9 since 1979.
Post townNewtonnmore
Administrative CountyHighland
Traditional CountyInverness-shire
OS GridNN7199
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryScotland
Police AuthorityNorthern Scotland
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHighlands and Islands
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHighlands and Islands
Ambulance AuthorityScottish
Population982
 

Other names by which Newtonmore, Highland has been known in the past

Newton More

Newtonmore, Highland in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Newtonmore, vil. with ry. sta., in par. and 3 miles SW. of Kingussie, E. Inverness-shire, on river Spey, pop. 306; P.O., called Newton More.

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