Alva, Clackmannanshire

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Alva
Alva is in the wast o Clackmannanshire in the centre o the Scots mainland.
Alva is in the wast o Clackmannanshire in the centre o the Scots mainland.
Alva
Location within Clackmannanshire
Area0.598 sq mi (1.55 km2)
Population5,181 [2] (2001 census)
4,960[3] (2006)
• Density8,664/sq mi (3,345/km2)
OS grid referenceNS882970
Cooncil aurie
Lieutenancy aurie
KintraScotland
Sovereign stateUnitit Kinrick
Post tounALVA
Postcode destrictFK12
Diallin code01259
PoliceScots
FireScots
AmbulanceScots
EU PairlamentScotland
UK Pairlament
Scots Pairlament
List of places
UK
Scotland
56°09′11″N 3°47′58″W / 56.153048°N 3.799565°W / 56.153048; -3.799565Coordinates: 56°09′11″N 3°47′58″W / 56.153048°N 3.799565°W / 56.153048; -3.799565

Alva (Scots Gaelic: Allamhagh Beag, meanin little plain o the rock) is a smaw toun in Clackmannanshire, set in the Central Lawlands o Scotland.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Mac an Tàilleir, Iain (2003) Placenames. (pdf) Pàrlamaid na h-Alba. Retrieved 2011-05-28
  2. "Comparative Population Profile: Alva Locality". Scotland's Census Results Online. 2001-04-29. Retrieved 2008-08-31.
  3. http://www.gro-scotland.gov.uk/statistics/publications-and-data