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Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town KINROSS
Postcode district KY13
Dialling code 01577
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56°12′40″N3°31′42″W / 56.211026°N 3.528354°W / 56.211026; -3.528354 Coordinates: 56°12′40″N3°31′42″W / 56.211026°N 3.528354°W / 56.211026; -3.528354

Carnbo is a hamlet in Perth and Kinross, Scotland. It lies approximately 6 miles east of Kinross, on the A91 road on the South Queich burn. [1]

Hamlet (place) small settlement in a rural area

A hamlet is a small human settlement. In different jurisdictions and geographies, hamlets may be the size of a town, village or parish, be considered a smaller settlement or subdivision or satellite entity to a larger settlement. The word and concept of a hamlet have roots in the Anglo-Norman settlement of England, where the old French hamlet came to apply to small human settlements. In British geography, a hamlet is considered smaller than a village and distinctly without a church.

Perth and Kinross Council area of Scotland

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.

Kinross town in Scotland

Kinross is a burgh in Perth and Kinross, Scotland. It is the traditional county town of the historic county of Kinross-shire.

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Perth, Scotland City in Scotland

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Kinross-shire Historic county in Scotland

The County of Kinross is a historic county and registration county in eastern Scotland, administered as part of Perth and Kinross since 1930. Surrounding its largest settlement and county town of Kinross, the county borders Perthshire to the north, Fife to the east and south, and Clackmannanshire to the west.

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References

  1. "Perth & Alloa", Ordnance Survey Landranger Map (B2 ed.), 2007, ISBN   0-319-22997-1