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Alloa Tower in Alloa in central Scotland is the surviving part of the mediƦval residence of the Erskine family, the Earls of Mar. Alloa is a small burgh in Clackmannanshire, Scotland, 6 miles to the east of Stirling, on north bank of the River Forth. ... Motto: Nemo me impune lacessit (English: No one provokes me with impunity) Scotlands location within Europe Scotlands location within the United Kingdom Languages English, Gaelic, Scots Capital Edinburgh Largest city Glasgow First Minister Jack McConnell Area - Total - % water Ranked 2nd UK 78,782 km² 1. ... The Earldom of Mar is one of the ancient peerage titles of in the Peerage of Scotland. ...


It is now administered by National Trust for Scotland [1]. The standard of the NTS The National Trust for Scotland, or NTS, describes itself as The conservation charity that protects and promotes Scotlands natural and cultural heritage for present and future generations to enjoy. ...


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Alloa - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (491 words)
Alloa is a small burgh in Clackmannanshire, Scotland, 6 miles to the east of Stirling, on the north bank of the River Forth.
Its most notable visible landmark is the 14th century Alloa Tower (National Trust for Scotland), the surviving part of the ancestral medieval residence of the Erskine family, the Earls of Mar.
Alloa is served by Tesco, Morrison's and ASDA supermarkets.
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