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Sannox, North Ayrshire

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Sannox, North Ayrshire

Sannox is a village on the Isle of Arran, Scotland. The name comes from the name the Vikings gave to the area, Sandvik, meaning the Sandy Bay. Sannox sits with a stunning backdrop of scenery to it in the shape of Glen Sannox. Within the Glen it is possible to find an Iron Age fort and the remains of a village, abandoned in 1829 as part of the process of the Highland clearances.
Administrative CountyNorth Ayrshire
Traditional CountyButeshire
OS GridNS0145
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryScotland
Police AuthorityStrathclyde
 

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