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Alyth, Perth and Kinross

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Alyth, Perth and Kinross

Alyth is a village in Perth and Kinross, Scotland, situated under the Hill of Alyth five miles northeast of Blairgowrie. The village has a population of 2,301. The settlement of New Alyth lies on the A926 road southwest of the main village.
Administrative CountyPerth and Kinross
Traditional CountyPerthshire
OS GridNO2448
OS Settlement ClassificationTown
Police AuthorityTayside
Fire and Rescue AuthorityTayside
Fire and Rescue AuthorityTayside
Ambulance AuthorityScottish
Dialling code01828

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

Alyth, par. and town, partly in Forfarshire but chiefly in Perthshire, 23¼ miles NW. of Dundee by rail, 23,296 ac. (of which 3932 are in Forfarshire), pop. 3321; town, pop. 2377; P.O., T.O., 2 Banks; has mfrs. of woollen and linen goods; jute-spinning is also carried on.

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