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Kilconquhar, Fife

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Kilconquhar, Fife

Kilconquhar is a village and parish in the Kingdom of Fife in Scotland. It includes the small hamlet of Barnyards. It is bounded by the parishes of Elie, Ceres, St Monans, Carnbee, Newburn and Largo. It is approximately 9 miles from north to south. Much of the land is agricultural or wooded. The village itself is situated inland, north of Kilconquhar Loch.
Administrative CountyFife
Traditional CountyFife
OS GridNO4802
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryScotland
Police AuthorityFife
 

Other names by which Kilconquhar, Fife has been known in the past

Kinneuchar

Kilconquhar, Fife in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Kilconquhar (locally Kinneuchar), par. and vil. with ry. sta., Fife - par., 6891 ac., pop. 2053; vil., on N. side of Kilconquhar Loch, 4 miles E. of Largo, pop. (including Barnyards) 350; P.O.; in vicinity is Kilconquhar House, seat of the Earl of Lindsay.

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