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Dreghorn, North Ayrshire

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Dreghorn, North Ayrshire

Dreghorn is a village near Irvine, North Ayrshire, Scotland. This parish comprehends the old parishes of Dreghorn and Pearston, which were united in 1668. The whole of the parish was historically the property of the De Morvilles, who were Constables of Scotland and Lords of Cunninghame.
Administrative CountyNorth Ayrshire
Traditional CountyAyrshire
OS GridNS3538
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityStrathclyde

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

Dreghorn, par. and vil. with ry. sta., N. Ayrshire -- par., 5626 ac., pop. 3949; vil., 5 miles W. of Kilmarnock, pop. 928; P.O.; has coal, ironstone, limestone, and sandstone.

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