Merkinch

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Merkinch
Markinch.jpg
Markinch from the south
Merkinch is locatit in Fife
Merkinch
Merkinch
Location within Fife
Population2,420 [1]
OS grid referenceNO296016
Cooncil aurie
Lieutenancy aurie
KintraScotland
Sovereign stateUnitit Kinrick
Post tounGLENROTHES
Postcode destrictKY7
Diallin code01592
PoliceScots
FireScots
AmbulanceScots
EU PairlamentScotland
UK Pairlament
Scots Pairlament
List of places
UK
Scotland
56°12′09″N 3°08′06″W / 56.20262°N 3.13504°W / 56.20262; -3.13504Coordinates: 56°12′09″N 3°08′06″W / 56.20262°N 3.13504°W / 56.20262; -3.13504

Merkinch (Inglis: Markinch, frae Gaelic Marc Innis, meanin 'horse meadow')[2] is a smaw toun[3] an pairish in the hert o Fife, Scotland.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Mid-2008 Population Estimates – Localities in order of size". General Register Office for Scotland. 2008. Archived frae the oreeginal on 2 July 2010. Retrieved 2010-09-19. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)
  2. Gaelic Placenames collected by Iain Mac an Tailleir (2003)
  3. "Markinch". ed.ac.uk.