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Larbert, Falkirk

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Larbert, Falkirk

Larbert is a small town in the Falkirk council area of Scotland. The town lies in the Forth Valley above the River Carron which flows from the west. Larbert is 3 miles (4.8 km) from the shoreline of the Firth of Forth and 2.5 miles (4.0 km) northwest of Falkirk, the main town in the area. The village of Stenhousemuir lies directly east of Larbert, with both settlements being contiguous and sharing certain public amenities with one another.
Post townLarbert
Administrative CountyFalkirk
Traditional CountyStirlingshire
OS GridNS8682
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityCentral Scotland
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCentral Scotland
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCentral Scotland
Ambulance AuthorityScottish
Dialling code01324
Population11,000 (2001 Census)

Larbert, Falkirk in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Larbert, par. and vil. with ry. sta., E. Stirlingshire - par., 3963 ac., pop. 6346; vil., 2½ miles NW. of Falkirk, pop. 831; P.O., T.O.; in NW. vicinity of vil. is Larbert House, seat.

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