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Twechar, East Dunbartonshire

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Twechar, East Dunbartonshire

Twechar is a small former mining village in East Dunbartonshire, Scotland. It lies between the larger towns of Kirkintilloch and Kilsyth. The Forth and Clyde Canal runs close to the village to the north, and closely follows the line of the Antonine Wall. There are visible remains of the wall on Barhill- and the Roman Fort is a local tourist attraction.
Post townGLASGOW
Administrative CountyEast Dunbartonshire
Traditional CountyDunbartonshire
OS GridNS6975
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityStrathclyde
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStrathclyde
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStrathclyde
Ambulance AuthorityScottish
Dialling code01236

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