Fawkirk

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Fawkirk
FalkirkHighStreet.jpg
Falkirk Heich Street
Fawkirk is locatit in Falkirk
Fawkirk
Fawkirk
Location within the Fawkirk cooncil aurie
Area11 km2 (4.2 sq mi)
Population35,168 (2010)
• Density3,197/km2 (8,280/sq mi)
Settled7t century
Burgh Charter1600
Elevation37 m (121 ft)[1]
OS grid referenceNS887801
Ceevil pairish
  • Fawkirk
Cooncil aurie
Lieutenancy aurie
KintraScotland
Sovereign stateUnitit Kinrick
Post tounFALKIRK
Postcode destrictFK1
Diallin code01324
PoliceScots
FireScots
AmbulanceScots
EU PairlamentScotland
UK Pairlament
Scots Pairlament
Wabsteidwww.falkirk.gov.uk
List of places
UK
Scotland
56°00′04″N 3°47′01″W / 56.0011°N 3.7835°W / 56.0011; -3.7835Coordinates: 56°00′04″N 3°47′01″W / 56.0011°N 3.7835°W / 56.0011; -3.7835

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 frae the oreeginal on 5 July 2013. Retrieved 2013-07-20.