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Breich, West Lothian

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Breich, West Lothian

Breich is a small village lying in the western part of West Lothian in Scotland. It lies on the A71, the Edinburgh to Ayrshire road, which also goes to the large town of Livingston 7 miles to the east. It is situated at the junction of the A706, to Lanark, Bathgate and Linlithgow. The village consists mainly of a single row of houses by the roadside (& some new builds behind the single row) and has one pub. It also has a Roadside Snack Bar called Big T's at the Breich Cross layby.
Administrative CountyWest Lothian
Traditional CountyMidlothian
OS GridNS9660
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityLothian and Borders

Breich, West Lothian in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Breich.-- sta. on Caledonian Ry., in co. and 20 miles SW. of Edinburgh.

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