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Carronshore, Falkirk

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Carronshore, Falkirk

Carronshore is a small village in the Falkirk council area of Scotland. The village lies in the Forth Valley, 1.7 miles north of the town of Falkirk and directly to the east of neighbouring village Carron. The village sits north of the River Carron. According to the 2001 census Carronshore has a population of just over 3,000 residents.
Post townFALKIRK
Administrative CountyFalkirk
Traditional CountyStirlingshire
OS GridNS8883
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
Population3,026 (2001 census)
 

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

Carron Shore

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

Carronshore, vil., Bothkennar and Larbert pars., E. Stirlingshire, on river Carron, 1 mile NE. of Carron Ironworks and 2 miles NW. of Grangemouth, pop. 481; P.O., called Carron Shore.

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