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Abbots Deuglie[ pronunciation? ] is a hamlet in the Scottish region of Perth and Kinross, Scotland. It is located in the Ochil Hills, in Arngask parish, about 1 mile (1.6 km) to the west of Glenfarg. Glenfarg Reservoir lies just to the west of the village, and was built in 1912.
Scotland is a country that is part of the United Kingdom. Sharing a border with England to the southeast, Scotland is otherwise surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean to the north and west, by the North Sea to the northeast and by the Irish Sea to the south. In addition to the mainland, situated on the northern third of the island of Great Britain, Scotland has over 790 islands, including the Northern Isles and the Hebrides.
Perth and Kinross is one of the 32 council areas of Scotland and a Lieutenancy Area. It borders onto the Aberdeenshire, Angus, Argyll and Bute, Clackmannanshire, Dundee, Fife, Highland and Stirling council areas. Perth is the administrative centre. With the exception of a large area of south-western Perthshire, the council area mostly corresponds to the historic counties of Perthshire and Kinross-shire.
The site is noted for two Neolithic sites, Abbot's Deuglie stone circle, which is now virtually unrecognisable as an archaeological site due to the removal of the stones from it, and a single standing stone at West Blair, 700 metres to the south of the village.
The M90 is a motorway in Scotland. It runs from junction 1a of the M9, south of the Queensferry Crossing, to Perth, passing Dunfermline and Kinross on the way. It is the most northerly motorway in the United Kingdom, the northernmost point being a spur into the western suburbs of Perth at Broxden.
Aberuthven is a small village in Perth and Kinross, Scotland. It lies approximately 2 1⁄2 miles (4.0 km) north-east of Auchterarder and 10 miles (16 km) south-west of Perth at an elevation of 128 feet (39 m). It lies on the A9 and A824 roads which has been bypassed along with Auchterarder since 1983. The village is centred on the village hall and has changed over the years almost doubling in size and population.
Fortingall is a small village in highland Perthshire, Scotland, in Glen Lyon. Its nearest sizable neighbours are Aberfeldy and Kenmore. Its Gaelic name is Fartairchill, which may be translated as something like: "Escarpment Church", i.e. "church at the foot of an escarpment or steep slope".
Coalsnaughton or Calibar is a village in Clackmannanshire, Scotland. It is just south of Tillicoultry.
Glenfarg is a small village in the Ochil Hills in the county of Perth and Kinross, central Scotland. Until 14 June 1964, the village had a railway station on the main line between Perth and Edinburgh via Kinross. Although not recommended for closure under the Beeching Axe, the line nevertheless closed to passengers and freight on 5 January 1970, resulting in slower passenger services to Perth via longer routes. The former railway line is now the route of the M90 motorway, which runs along the eastern periphery of the village. At its peak, the village became a popular holiday destination, boasting 4 hotels. Services in the village include a church, small shop, tennis courts, riding school and a primary school with nursery.
Trinafour is a village in Perth and Kinross, Scotland, approximately seventeen miles north-west of Pitlochry, its nearest town. It is located at the western edge of Glen Errochty.
Aldclune is a village in Perth and Kinross, Scotland. It is situated on the A9 road, approximately 1.5 miles west of Blair Atholl, on the north bank of the River Garry. At the eastern edge of the village is the site of the Battle of Killiecrankie, which took place in 1689 during the Jacobite rising of 1689–92.
Auchleven is a village in Aberdeenshire, Scotland. Located approximately 4 miles (6.4 km) south of Insch, 17 miles (27 km) south of Huntly and 12 miles (19 km) north-west of Inverurie.
Kinloch is a village along the A94 road near the town of Meigle in eastern Scotland. Approximately 4 1⁄2 miles (7.2 km) to the east is the village of Eassie noted for the presence of the Eassie Stone; this carved Pictish stone is dated prior to the Early Middle Ages. In the late Victorian period the parish had an area of 5493 acres.
Kilspindie is a village in Perth and Kinross, Scotland. It is situated on the Kilspindie burn, approximately 2 2⁄3 miles (4.3 km) northwest of Errol, 12 miles (19 km) west of Dundee centre and 6 1⁄2 miles (10.5 km) east of Perth. The village has an area of 6,500 acres (10.2 sq mi) of which 3500 acres are arable land and 200 acres are woodland, the local geology is mostly whinstone, amygdule and trap. Records show there was a chappel in the village since at least 1214 though the current church, the Kilspindie and Rait Parish Church, was built in 1670 and refurbished in 1938. The village previously housed the Kilspindie Castle which was demolished before 1670.
Carsehall is a village in Perth and Kinross, Scotland. It is situated to the north-east of Loch Leven, to the west of Bishop Hill in the Lomond Hills. It is on the A911 road at its junction with the B919 road. It is approximately 5 miles west of Glenrothes and 3 miles east of Kinross. It is the location of the Balgedie Toll Tavern.
Duncrievie is a village in Perth and Kinross, Scotland. It lies approximately 6 miles north of Kinross, to the west of the M90 motorway, one mile south of Glenfarg.
Caputh is a parish and village in Perth and Kinross, Scotland. It lies on the A984 Coupar Angus to Dunkeld road about 6 miles south-east of Dunkeld and 8 miles west of Coupar Angus.
Carpow is a diffuse hamlet in Perth and Kinross, Scotland. It is situated immediately to the east of the confluence of the River Tay and River Earn, 2 km north east of Abernethy.
Campmuir is a small village in the Perth and Kinross area of Scotland.
Inchyra is a hamlet in the Carse of Gowrie in Scotland. It lies on the northern bank of the River Tay near Perth and is notable particularly for a number of archaeological finds made in the immediate vicinity.
Collace is a parish in Perthshire, Scotland, lying 8 miles north-east of Perth, in the Carse of Gowrie district. The parish boundary includes the neighbouring villages of Kinrossie and Saucher.
The Railways of Kinross were a local network of three rural railways which made the town of Kinross in Scotland their objective in the 1859s.
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