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Kinnesswood, Perth and Kinross

Kinnesswood, possibly from the Scottish Gaelic: Ceann eas ciad, "head of the waterfall of the wood") is a village in Perth and Kinross, Scotland. It lies to the east of Loch Leven, on the A911 road, below Bishop Hill in the Lomond Hills. It is approximately 4 miles west of Glenrothes and 4 miles east of Kinross.
Post townKINROSS
Administrative CountyPerth and Kinross
Traditional CountyKinross-shire
OS GridNO1702
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryScotland
Police AuthorityTayside
Fire and Rescue AuthorityTayside
Fire and Rescue AuthorityTayside
Ambulance AuthorityScottish
Dialling code01592
 

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

Kinnesswood, vil., Portmoak par., in co. and 5 miles E. of Kinross, on E. side of Loch Leven; birth-place of Michael Bruce (1746-1767), the poet.

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