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Fallin (Scottish Gaelic: Faillean Innis, the meadow of twigs or pasture) is a village in the Stirling council area of Scotland. It lies on the A905 road 3 miles east of Stirling on a bend in the River Forth. The United Kingdom Census 2001 recorded the population as 2710. It was formerly a pit village, the site of the Polmaise colliery, originally opened in 1904 by Archibald Russell Ltd. At its peak, in 1957, it employed 778 people.
|OS Settlement Classification||Other settlement (village, hamlet etc)|
|Police Authority||Central Scotland|
Fallin, Stirling in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)
Fallin, school, St Ninians par., Stirlingshire.
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