Coalyland


Coalyland
   COALYLAND, a village, in the parish of Alloa, county of Clackmannan, 2 miles (N. by W.) from Alloa; containing 234 inhabitants. It is situated a little south of the road between Aberdonie and Menstry, and derives its name from being the seat of an extensive colliery: the river Devon flows on the north of the village.

A Topographical dictionary of Scotland. . 1856.

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  • Alloa —    ALLOA, a burgh of barony, sea port town, and parish, in the county of Clackmannan, 7 miles (E.) from Stirling; containing, with the villages of Cambus, Coalyland, Holton Square, and Tullibody, 7921 inhabitants, of whom 5434 are in the burgh,… …   A Topographical dictionary of Scotland


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