Place:


Markinch  Fife

 

In 1887, John Bartholomew's Gazetteer of the British Isles described Markinch like this:

Markinch, small town and par. with ry. sta. (Mark-inch Junction), Fife - par., 9821 ac., pop. 5863; town, 4¼ miles E. of Leslie and 11½ miles SW. of Cupar, pop. 1273; P.O., T.O., 1 Bank; the inhabitants are employed in the neighbouring mills and bleachfields.

Markinch through time

Markinch is now part of Fife district. Click here for graphs and data of how Fife has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Markinch itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Markinch in Fife | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/16418

Date accessed: 25th January 2020


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