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Dalry, North Ayrshire

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Dalry, North Ayrshire

Dalry is a small town in the Garnock Valley in Ayrshire, Scotland. Drakemyre is a northern suburb.
Post townDALRY
Administrative CountyNorth Ayrshire
Traditional CountyAyrshire
OS GridNS2949
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryScotland
Police AuthorityStrathclyde
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStrathclyde
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStrathclyde
Ambulance AuthorityScottish
Dialling code01294
Populationest. 5,620 (2006)
 

Other names by which Dalry, North Ayrshire has been known in the past

Dail Righ

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

Dalry.-- town and par. with ry. sta., in co. and 17½ m. miles NW. of Ayr, 22½ SW. of Glasgow, 70 SW. of Edinburgh, and 393 NW. of London -- par., 19,284 ac., pop. 10,215; town, pop. 5010; P.O., T.O., 3 Banks; has woollen and worsted mills, an oil and stearine factory, &c., and is the seat of business for the great neighbouring ironworks of Blair and Glengarnock.

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