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Rait, Perth and Kinross

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Rait, Perth and Kinross

Rait is a small village in Perth and Kinross, Scotland. It lies 4 kilometres north-west of Errol, in the Gowrie area west of Dundee. The former parish church, now ruined, was built in the Middle Ages, and abandoned in the 17th century when the parish of Rait was merged with Kilspindie. The remains of a prehistoric promontory fort lie to the east of the village. The 16th-century Fingask Castle is located to the north of the village, on the south-facing slopes of the Sidlaw Hills.
Administrative CountyPerth and Kinross
Traditional CountyPerthshire
OS GridNO2226
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryScotland
Police AuthorityTayside
 

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