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Kirkoswald, South Ayrshire

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Kirkoswald, South Ayrshire

Kirkoswald is a village in South Ayrshire, Scotland. {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:55|19|48|N|4|46|00|W| |primary |name= }}
Administrative CountySouth Ayrshire
Traditional CountyAyrshire
OS GridNS2407
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryScotland
Police AuthorityStrathclyde
 

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

Kirkoswald, coast par. and vil., Carrick dist., Ayrshire--par., 14,861 ac., pop. 1781; vil., 4 miles SW. of Maybole; P.O.; figures in the early history of the poet Burns, whose " Tam o'Shanter" and "Souter Johnnie" (Douglas Graham and John Davidson) are buried in the churchyard.

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