Harrietfield

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Harrietfield
Harrietfield is located in Perth and Kinross
Harrietfield
Harrietfield
Location within Perth and Kinross
OS grid referenceNN9829
Council area
Lieutenancy area
CountryScotland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townPERTH
Postcode districtPH1
Dialling code01738
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56°26′N 3°39′W / 56.44°N 03.65°W / 56.44; -03.65Coordinates: 56°26′N 3°39′W / 56.44°N 03.65°W / 56.44; -03.65

Harrietfield is a village near Glenalmond in Perth and Kinross. It is about 9 miles (14 km) north-west of Perth.[1] It has been suggested that the Village was built in 1822 as a planned community for mill workers[2]

Amenities[edit]

The village is home to The Drumtochty Tavern which is thought to be around 200 years old.[3] The tavern is closed at present. There was also a Free Church of Scotland in the village until 1995 when it was closed.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Overview of Harrietfield:". Gazetteer for Scotland. Retrieved 24 June 2011. A village in Glen Almond, central Perth and Kinross, Harrietfield lies to the north of the River Almond, 8 miles (13 km) northwest of Perth.
  2. ^ Paranormal Discovery, (2011),(Accessed 24/6/2011) Drumtochty, (http://www.paranormaldiscovery.co.uk/drumtochty.htm)
  3. ^ Paranormal Discovery,(2011),(Accessed 24/6/2011), Drumtochty, (http://www.paranormaldiscovery.co.uk/drumtochty.htm)
  4. ^ Gittings B., (2011),(Accessed 24/6/2011),Harretfield The Gazetteer for Scotland: Edinburgh (http://www.scottish-places.info/towns/townfirst1228.html)