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56°14′51″N3°52′54″W / 56.2474°N 3.8816°W / 56.2474; -3.8816 Coordinates: 56°14′51″N3°52′54″W / 56.2474°N 3.8816°W / 56.2474; -3.8816

Greenloaning is a village in Perth and Kinross, Perthshire, Scotland. It lies by the Allan Water and the Stirling-Perth Railway line. It is 1 mile (1.5 kilometres) south of Braco and 5 miles (8 kilometres) north of Dunblane. [1]

The Allanbank Hotel existed as an inn between the 18th century and early 21st century. It was founded by the Monteath family. [2] It was also the site of the Strathallan Farmer's Club founded in 1804. [2]

Greenloaning is the home of the Greenloaning Burns Club. [3]

Greenloaning railway station was closed in 1956, but part of the station building still survives. [4]

Greenloaning Primary School was permanently closed in June 2019 by Perth and Kinross Council. [5]

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  1. 1 2 The Gazetteer for Scotland, Greenloaning,
  2. 1 2 Alexander B Barty, (1944),The History of Dunblane, P225
  3. Greenloaning Burns Club No 116,(2010),
  4. Historic Environment Scotland. "Greenloaning Station (105436)". Canmore . Retrieved 10 February 2010.
  5. "Greenloaning Primary School". Perth & Kinross Council. 28 June 2019. Retrieved 2 March 2020.