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Blackwaterfoot, North Ayrshire

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Blackwaterfoot, North Ayrshire

Blackwaterfoot is a village on the Isle of Arran in the Firth of Clyde, Scotland. It is located in the Shiskine valley in the south-west of the island. It is one of the smaller villages of Arran and home to one of Europe's two 12 hole golf courses. A short walk from Blackwaterfoot is Drumadoon Point, home to the largest Iron Age fort on Arran. Further North is the King's Cave, reputed to be a hiding place of Robert the Bruce.
Administrative CountyNorth Ayrshire
Traditional CountyButeshire
OS GridNR8928
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityStrathclyde

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