Place:


Carnock  Fife

 

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

Carnock.-- par. and vil., SW. Fifeshire, 3½ miles NW. of Dunfermline, 3492 ac., pop. 1055; P.O.; has coal, sandstone, and ironstone. John Row, ecclesiastical historian, was minister from 1592 to 1648; and John Gillespie, founder of the Relief Synod, from 1741 to 1752. In vicinity of vil. is C. House.

Carnock through time

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

How to reference this page:

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

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/17087

Date accessed: 22nd November 2019


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