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Farnell, Angus

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Farnell, Angus

Farnell is a surname, thought to originate from "Fern Hill". It is most common to the English county of Yorkshire. It may refer to: Anthony Farnell (1978), English boxer. James Farnell (1825-1888), Australian politician. Lewis Richard Farnell (1856-1934), Oxford classical scholar.
Administrative CountyAngus
Traditional CountyAngus
OS GridNO6255
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityTayside

Farnell, Angus in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Farnell, par. and ry. sta. (Farnell Road), E. Forfarshire, 5703 ac., pop. 613; T.O.; the church stands on S. side of Den of Farnell, near the sta.; a little NW. of church is Farnell Castle (visited by Edward I., 1296), now an almshouse.

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