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Avonbridge, Falkirk

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Avonbridge, Falkirk

Avonbridge is a small village which lies within the Falkirk council area of Scotland. The village is 4.8 miles south-southeast of the town of Falkirk. Avonbridge sits just inside the council boundary line between Falkirk and West Lothian councils. The village lies at the junction of the B8028 and B825 roads and is a bridging point over the River Avon, hence the name Avonbridge. At the time of the 2001 census, Avonbridge had a population of 625 residents.
Post townFALKIRK
Administrative CountyFalkirk
Traditional CountyStirlingshire
OS GridNS9172
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryScotland
Police AuthorityCentral Scotland
Dialling code01324
Population625 (2001 census)
 

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

Avonbridge, vil. with ry. sta., Slamannan par., SE. Stirlingsh., on river Avon, 10 m. NE. of Airdrie; P.O.

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