Culross (GB)

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(Gaelic: Cuileann Ros) is a village and former royal burgh in Fife, Scotland.

According to the 2006 estimate, the village has a population of 395. Originally Culross served as a port city on the Firth of Forth and is believed to have been founded by Saint Serf during the 6th century.During the 20th century, it became recognised that Culross contained many unique historical buildings and the National Trust for Scotland has been working on their preservation and restoration since the 1930s. For more information on the town see

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Culross receiving cancel of 1843