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Fala, Midlothian

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Fala, Midlothian

Fala, is a parish and hamlet in the south-eastern corner of Midlothian, Scotland, and about 15 miles from Edinburgh.
Administrative CountyMidlothian
Traditional CountyMidlothian
OS GridNT4361
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityLothian and Borders

Other names by which Fala, Midlothian has been known in the past

Fala and Soutra

Fala, Midlothian in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Fala and Soutra, united par., Edinburghshire and Haddingtonshire, 6064 ac., pop. 312; contains Fala, vil. (conjoint with BLACKSHIELS: which see), on E. border of Edinburghshire, 3½ miles NE. of Tynehead sta.; ½ mile NE. is Fala Hall; ½ mile NW. (partly in Crichton par.) is the hamlet of Fala Dam; 1½ mile SW. is Fala Moor, and Fala Flow, moss.

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