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Dunning, Perth and Kinross

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Dunning, Perth and Kinross

Dunning is a small village in Perth and Kinross in Scotland with a population of about 1,000. The village is built around the 12th-13th century former parish church of St. Serf, where the Dupplin Cross is displayed (Historic Scotland; open in summer without entrance charge). The building was used in the filming of the Scottish film Complicity. It is in Strathearn, the valley of the River Earn, north of the Ochil Hills. It is just south of the A9, between Auchterarder and Perth.
Administrative CountyPerth and Kinross
Traditional CountyPerthshire
OS GridNO0214
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryScotland
Police AuthorityTayside
 

Other names by which Dunning, Perth and Kinross has been known in the past

Dunan

Dunning, Perth and Kinross in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Dunning, par. and vil. with ry. sta., on DunningBurn, in co. and 9½ miles SW. of Perth -- par., 14,855 ac., pop. 1635; vil., 1¾ mile SE. of sta., pop. (including Newton of Pitcairns), 1048; P.O., T.O., 1 Bank; the tower of the parish church is that of the Norman church of St Serf (13th century).

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