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East Wemyss, Fife

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East Wemyss, Fife

East Wemyss is a village situated on the south coast of the Kingdom of Fife, Scotland. In the United Kingdom Census 2001 the population was recorded as 1841.
Administrative CountyFife
Traditional CountyFife
OS GridNT3396
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityFife

Other names by which East Wemyss, Fife has been known in the past

Wemyss ~ Wemyss East

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

Wemyss, East, vil. with ry. sta. (Wemyss Castle), Wemyss par., Fife, 1 m. SW. of Buckhaven, pop. 846; P.O.; has a large linen factory and a small brewery.

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