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Stenhousemuir, Falkirk

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Stenhousemuir, Falkirk

Stenhousemuir /ˈstɛnaʊsmjʊər/ (Scottish Gaelic: Am Featha Taigh nan Clach) is a town in the Central Lowlands of Scotland. It lies in the Forth Valley within the Falkirk council area of Scotland. The town is 2.0 miles north-northwest of Falkirk and directly adjoins to Larbert in the west. The villages of Carron and Carronshore adjoin Stenhousemuir to the east but to a lesser extent.
Post townLARBERT
Administrative CountyFalkirk
Traditional CountyStirlingshire
OS GridNS8783
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryScotland
Police AuthorityCentral Scotland
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCentral Scotland
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCentral Scotland
Ambulance AuthorityScottish
Dialling code01324
Population10,190 (2009 est.)
 

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

Stenhousemuir, town, Larbert par., Stirlingshire, in NE. vicinity of Larbert sta. and 3 miles NW. of Falkirk, pop. 2617; P.O., T.O., 1 Bank; adjoins the large common on which the Falkirk trysts are held.

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