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South Alloa, Falkirk

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South Alloa, Falkirk

South Alloa is a small village which lies in the far north of the Falkirk council area of Scotland. The village is on the south bank of the River Forth where the river empties and widens to form the Firth of Forth. Directly to the north across the Forth is the town of Alloa, located 0.8 miles away. Upstream and 5 miles west-northwest is the city of Stirling and 7.3 miles south is Falkirk, the principal town of the Falkirk council area.
Administrative CountyFalkirk
Traditional CountyStirlingshire
OS GridNS8791
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityCentral Scotland
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCentral Scotland
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCentral Scotland
Ambulance AuthorityScottish
Dialling code01324 83
Population112 (2007 est.)

Other names by which South Alloa, Falkirk has been known in the past

Alloa ~ Alloa South

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

Alloa, South, hamlet, Airth par., Stirlingshire, on river Forth, 6 miles SE. of Stirling.

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