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Torryburn, Fife

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Torryburn, Fife

Torryburn is a village in Scotland, lying on the north shore of the Firth of Forth. It is one of a number of old port communities that have existed on this coast and at one point even served as port for Dunfermline. It lies in the Bay of Torry in South Western Fife.
Administrative CountyFife
Traditional CountyFife
OS GridNT0286
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityFife

Torryburn, Fife in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Torryburn, par. and vil., Fife - par., 3994 ac., pop. 737; vil., on Firth of Forth, 2½ miles E. of Culross and 4½ miles SW. of Dunfermline, pop. (including Low Torry), 427; P.O.; Torryburn was at one time the port of Dunfermline.

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