Glenlomond

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Glenlomond
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Glenlomond
Location within Perth and Kinross
OS grid reference NO169049
Council area
Lieutenancy area
Country Scotland
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Kinross
Postcode district KY13
Dialling code 01592
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56°13′46″N3°20′31″W / 56.229363°N 3.341964°W / 56.229363; -3.341964 Coordinates: 56°13′46″N3°20′31″W / 56.229363°N 3.341964°W / 56.229363; -3.341964

Glenlomond is a village in Perth and Kinross, Scotland. It lies to the north-east of Loch Leven, to the north of the A911 road, at the foot of Bishop Hill in the Lomond Hills. It is approximately 4 miles east of Kinross. Glenlomond is the location of Levenglen Nursing Home. [1]

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References

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