Fawkirk

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Coordinates: 56°00′04″N 3°47′01″W / 56.0011°N 3.7835°W / 56.0011; -3.7835

Fawkirk
Scots Gaelic: An Eaglais Bhreac
Inglis: The Falkirk
FalkirkHighStreet.jpg
Falkirk Heich Street
Fawkirk is locatit in Scotland
Fawkirk
Fawkirk

 Fawkirk shown within Scotland
Aurie  11 km2 (4.2 sq mi)
Population 35,168 (2010)
    - Density  3,197/km2 (8,280/sq mi)
Settled 7t century
Burgh Charter 1600
Elevation 37 m (121 ft)[1]
OS grid reference NS887801
Ceevil parish Fawkirk
Cooncil aurie Fawkirk
Lieutenancy aurie Stirlin an Fawkirk
Kintra Scotland
Sovereign state Unitit Kinrick
Post toun FALKIRK
Postcode destrict FK1
Diallin code 01324
Polis
Fire
Ambulance Scots
EU Pairlament Scotland
UK Pairlament Falkirk
Scottish Parliament Fawkirk Wast
Website www.falkirk.gov.uk
Leet o places
UK
Scotland

Fawkirk (Falkirk in Aulder Scots; An Eaglais Bhreac in the Scots Gaelic) is a muckle toun in Stirlinshire, Scotland. Fawkirk itsel is hame til the Fawkirk Wheel amang ither things sic as the Callander Hoose an the Fawkirk Bairns Fitbaw team. It's a gey industrial an weel-populatit airt o the kintra. Staunds as the main nave atween the ceeties o Glesgae, Edinburgh an Stirlin an aw.

Twin touns[eedit | eedit soorce]

Falkirk is twinned wi:

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Geographic coordinates of Falkirk, United Kingdom". dateandtime.info. Retrieved 11 December 2014. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 Falkirk Twinning Association, www.falkirktwinning.org Retrieved 2011-05-07
  3. "British towns twinned with French towns [via WaybackMachine.com]". Archant Community Media Ltd. Archived from the original on 5 July 2013. Retrieved 2013-07-20.