West Balmirmer farm and cottages
Balmirmer shown within Angus
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Balmirmer is a hamlet in the council area of Angus, Scotland. It is situated 2 miles (3 km) north-east of Carnoustie and 4 miles (6 km) west of Arbroath. The hamlet is the location of West Balmirmer Farm, the birthplace (in 1891) of Margaret Fairlie, the first woman to hold a university chair in Scotland.
- Margaret Fairlie (1891-1963), academic and gynecologist, first woman to hold professorial chair in Scotland
- "Dundee and Montrose, Forfar and Arbroath", Ordnance Survey Landranger Map (B2 ed.), 2007, ISBN 0-319-22980-7
- "Notable University Figures (3): Professor Margaret Fairlie". Archives, Records and Artefacts at the University of Dundee. Retrieved 28 August 2011.
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