Ardrossan

Ardrossan (/ɑːrˈdrɒsən/; from Scottish Gaelic Àird Rosain 'headland of the small promontory'[2]) is a town on the North Ayrshire coast in southwestern Scotland. The town has a population of 10,670 and forms part of a conurbation with Saltcoats and Stevenston known as the 'Three Towns'. Ardrossan is located on the east shore of the Firth of Clyde.

Ardrossan
Town

Ardrossan skyline and overlooking Ardrossan Harbour, January 2008
Ardrossan
Location within North Ayrshire
Population10,500 (mid-2020 est.)[1]
OS grid referenceNS232424
 Edinburgh79.1 miles (127.3 km)
 London432.3 miles (695.7 km)
Council area
Lieutenancy area
CountryScotland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townARDROSSAN
Postcode districtKA22
Dialling code01294
PoliceScotland
FireScottish
AmbulanceScottish
UK Parliament
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List of places
UK
Scotland
55.6432°N 04.8097°W / 55.6432; -04.8097

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