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Fairlie, North Ayrshire

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Fairlie, North Ayrshire

Fairlie is a village in North Ayrshire, Scotland.
Post townLargs
Administrative CountyNorth Ayrshire
Traditional CountyAyrshire
OS GridNS2055
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityStrathclyde
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStrathclyde
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStrathclyde
Ambulance AuthorityScottish
Dialling code01475

Fairlie, North Ayrshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Fairlie.-- quoad sacra par. and vil. (ry. stations Fairlie and Fairlie Pier), Largs par., Ayrshire -- par., pop. 711; vil., on Firth of Clyde, 2 m. S. of Largs, pop. 685; P.O.; has a steamboat pier (1882) and a yacht building-yard; at vil. is Fairlie House, seat; on Fairlie Burn (rising on Fairlie Moor, and flowing 2 miles W. to Firth of Clyde) are the ruins of Fairlee Castle, once the seat of the Fairlies.

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