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Meikleour, Perth and Kinross

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Meikleour, Perth and Kinross

Meikleour, pronounced [mɪˈkluːɾ mɪˈkluːɾ], is a village in Perth and Kinross, Scotland. Approximately twelve miles north of Perth and four miles south of Blairgowrie, it is home to the Meikleour Beech Hedges, the tallest and longest hedge in the world.
Administrative CountyPerth and Kinross
Traditional CountyPerthshire
OS GridNO1539
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityTayside

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

Meikleour House

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

Meikleour vil., Caputh par., Perthshire, 1½ mile N. of Cargill and 4 miles S. of Blairgowrie; P.O.; adjacent, at the confluence of the Tay and the Isla, is Meikleour House, seat, with finely wooded grounds.

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