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Buckhaven Hospital.jpg
The Randolph Wemyss Memorial Hospital, Buckhynde
Buckhynde is locatit in Fife
Location within Fife

16,391 [1] (2001 census)

est. 16,240[2] (2006),
including Methil
OS grid reference NT361988
Cooncil aurie
Kintra Scotland
Sovereign state Unitit Kinrick
Post toun Leven
Postcode destrict KY8
Diallin code 01592
Police Scots
Fire Scots
Ambulance Scots
EU Pairlament Scotland
UK Pairlament
Scots Pairlament
List of places
56°10′39″N 3°01′49″W / 56.1776°N 3.0303°W / 56.1776; -3.0303Coordinates: 56°10′39″N 3°01′49″W / 56.1776°N 3.0303°W / 56.1776; -3.0303

Buckhynde (in Inglish "Buckhaven") is a small toon near Methul in Scotland. For twa hundrid years it wis the biggist' fishing toon in the wirld. Until the 50's when it wis oer-taken by Oben. It recently got a new high schil caed "Levenmooth Acaedemy" which combined "Kirchland" and "Buckhynde" high schil. As of 2001 it has 16,391 people. Probably around 16,240 including Methul as i'2006.

Fishing Toon (19th centoori')[eedit | eedit soorce]

As i' 1831 Buckhynde wis the 2nd laergest fishing toon in Scotland wi' a repirted 198 boats. By the 1860's it became maer o i' fishing.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Comparative Population Profile: Buckhaven Locality". Scotland's Census Results Online. 2001-04-29. Retrieved 2008-09-01. 
  2. [1] Archived 30 September 2008 at the Wayback Machine.