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Cowden-Beath, Fifeshire

Historical Description

COWDEN-BEATH, a village, in the parish of BEATH, district of DUNFERMLINE, county of FIFE, ½ a mile (S. E.) from Beath; containing 127 inhabitants. It is in the south-eastern part of the parish, a short distance west of the road from Aberdour to Kinross; and has a station on the Dunfermline branch of the Edinburgh, Perth, and Dundee railway. South of the village is a bleachfield.

Transcribed from A Topographical Dictionary of Scotland, 1851 by Samuel Lewis