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Tayport, Fife

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Tayport, Fife

Tayport is located in Fife, Scotland. The motto of the Burgh of Tayport: Te oportet alte ferri - "It is incumbent on you to carry yourself high" - is actually a rather terrible pun on: Tayport at auld Tay Ferry. Tayport lies close to the north east tip of Fife. To the north it looks across the River Tay to Broughty Ferry and Broughty Castle.
Post townTAYPORT
Administrative CountyFife
Traditional CountyFife
OS GridNO4528
OS Settlement ClassificationTown
Police AuthorityFife
Fire and Rescue AuthorityFife
Fire and Rescue AuthorityFife
Ambulance AuthorityScottish
Dialling code01382

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