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Guardbridge, Fife

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Guardbridge, Fife

Guardbridge is a village in north-east Fife, Scotland. It is approximately 3 miles (5 kilometres) north-west of St. Andrews, and is situated on the estuary of the River Eden. It stands at the junction of the A91 St. Andrews - Stirling road and the A919/A914 Leuchars - Tay Road Bridge road. The village takes its name from a 15th century six-arched bridge built by Bishop Henry Wardlaw who founded St. Andrews University.
Post townKirkcaldy
Administrative CountyFife
Traditional CountyFife
OS GridNO4519
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryScotland
Police AuthorityFife
Fire and Rescue AuthorityFife
Fire and Rescue AuthorityFife
Ambulance AuthorityScottish
Dialling code01334
Population627
 

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