Glencarse

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Glencarse
Location within Perth and Kinross
OS grid reference NO196216
  Edinburgh 47 miles
  London 364 miles
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Country Scotland
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town PERTH
Postcode district PH2
Dialling code 01738
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56°22′47″N3°18′13″W / 56.379826°N 3.303526°W / 56.379826; -3.303526 Coordinates: 56°22′47″N3°18′13″W / 56.379826°N 3.303526°W / 56.379826; -3.303526

Glencarse[ pronunciation? ] is a village in the Scottish council area of Perth and Kinross. [1]

The village is situated 4.1 miles to the east of Perth and lies alongside the A90 road. It was formerly served by a railway station on the Caledonian Railway.

John Murray, a former Provost of St Mary's Cathedral, Glasgow [2] was the incumbent of the Scottish Episcopal Church’s All Saints Church in the village from 1959 to 1970. [3]

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Looking towards Glencarse

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References

  1. Overview of Glencarse
  2. "Scottish Episcopal Clergy, 1689-2000" Bertie, D.M: Edinburgh T & T Clark ISBN   0-567-08746-8
  3. Church Web Site

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