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Bainsford, Falkirk

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Bainsford, Falkirk

Bainsford is a small village within the Falkirk council area of Scotland. The village is situated in the Forth Valley, 1 mile north of the town of Falkirk. It is positioned between the River Carron and the Forth and Clyde Canal to the north and south respectively. The main road through the village is the B902 road which connects the village with Carron and Falkirk. Bainsford has a population of just over 3,000 residents according to a 2009 estimate.
Post townFALKIRK
Administrative CountyFalkirk
Traditional CountyStirlingshire
OS GridNS8882
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
Population3,202 (2009 estimate)
 

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

Brainsford

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

Bainsford, or Brainsford, vil., in par. and forming a suburb of Falkirk town, on Forth and Clyde Canal, SE. Stirlingshire, pop. 2381.

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