HALBEATH, a village, in the parish and district of Dunfermline; county of Fife, 3 miles (N. E.) from Dunfermline; containing 461 inhabitants. This village is inhabited chiefly by persons employed in the extensive colliery in the neighbourhood, of which the produce is conveyed by a railway to the port of Inverkeithing, where it is shipped.

A Topographical dictionary of Scotland. . 1856.

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