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Gowkhall, Fifeshire

Historical Description

GOWKHALL, a village, in the parish of Carnock, district of Dunfermline, county of Fife, 1 mile (E.) from Carnock; containing 196 inhabitants. It is situated in the eastern part of the parish, a short distance north of the high road from Dunfermline to Carnock; and is one of three villages the population of which is chiefly engaged in manufactures.

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