Descriptive Gazetteer Entry for Allanton

Allanton, a hamlet in Galston parish, NE Ayrshire, 5¾ miles E of Newmilns station. It has a public school, with accommodation for 53 children, an average attendance (1879) of 20, and a grant of £33, 8s.

(F.H. Groome, Ordnance Gazetteer of Scotland (1882-4); © 2004 Gazetteer for Scotland)

Linked entities:
Feature Description: "a hamlet"   (ADL Feature Type: "populated places")
Administrative units: Galston ScoP       Ayrshire ScoCnty

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