In 1887, John Bartholomew's Gazetteer of the British Isles described Kettle like this:
Kettle, par. and vil. with ry. sta. (Kingskettle), Fife, on river Eden - par., 7612 ac., pop. 2054; vil., 1 m. S. of Ladybank Junction, pop. 598; P.O., T.O.; 1 mile S. of Kettle is Kettlebridge (or Holekettle), vil., pop. 451.
A Vision of Britain through Time includes a large library of local statistics for administrative units. For the best overall sense of how the area containing Kettle has changed, please see our redistricted information for the modern district of Fife. More detailed statistical data are available under Units and statistics, which includes both administrative units covering Kettle and units named after it.
GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Kettle in Fife | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.
Date accessed: 11th December 2013
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