CORSTORPHINE


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  • Corstorphine —    CORSTORPHINE, a parish, in the county of Edinburgh; including the village of Gogar, and containing 1551 inhabitants, of whom 372 are in the village of Corstorphine, 4 miles (W.) from Edinburgh, on the road to Glasgow. This place, of which the… …   A Topographical dictionary of Scotland

  • Corstorphine — Corstorphine, Dorf in der schottischen Grafschaft Edinburg; 400 Ew.; dabei berühmte Schwefelquelle …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Corstorphine — This article is about Corstorphine in Scotland. For Corstorphine in New Zealand, see Corstorphine, New Zealand. Signpost in Corstorphine Corstorphine was originally a village to the west of and separate from Edinburgh, Scotland, and is now a… …   Wikipedia

  • Corstorphine — This interesting surname is of Scottish locational origin from a village and parish so called west of the city of Edinburgh. The placename is of uncertain origin but believed to be from the Old Gaelic elements cor a round hill, sturr rough, plus… …   Surnames reference

  • Corstorphine, New Zealand — …   Wikipedia

  • Corstorphine Hill — Tower, a memorial to Sir Walter Scott Corstorphine Hill is one of the hills of Edinburgh, Scotland, named for nearby Corstorphine. There are traditionally said to be seven hills in Edinburgh in reference to the Seven hills of Rome, but this… …   Wikipedia

  • Corstorphine Hospital — is a Community Hospital in Edinburgh, Scotland. It is operated by NHS Lothian [1] It is situated on Corstorphine Road, Corstorphine, Edinburgh. Corstorphine Hospital specialises in long term and respite care for elderly people suffering from… …   Wikipedia

  • Corstorphine Primary School — Type Primary school Headteacher Mrs Jennifer Ross Deputy Headteacher Mrs Lesley Nock Location Corstorphine High Street Edinburgh Scotland EH12 7SY Website …   Wikipedia

  • Corstorphine Cream — thickened milk and sugar …   Scottish slang

  • Royal High Corstorphine RFC — [[Image: |200px]] Full name RHC Cougars Rugby Football Club Emblem(s) Cougar head Founded 2003 merged team 1868 RHSFP ? Corstorphine RFC …   Wikipedia

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