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Auld Kirk of Alloway

The Auld Kirk of Alloway is a ruined church in Alloway, South Ayrshire in south-western Scotland.

For followers of Robert Burns’ poetry, this church is well worth a visit and is also near to the Robert Burns Birthplace Museum. The church is well known for being the scene of the witches’ dance in the poem Tam o’Shanter, written in the 16th century. Burns’ father and sister are also buried in the churchyard.

Today the church is a roofless ruin; a stone built rectangle with gabled ends. The graveyard has some fine examples of carved headstones.

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7 Day Weather Forecast

Today
Expect a temp in the range 12.9℃ to 14.9℃ with wind speed 4.7 m/sec (WNW)
Wednesday, Jul 06
Expect a temp in the range 12.5℃ to 12.8℃ with wind speed 6 m/sec (WSW)
Thursday, Jul 07
Expect a temp in the range 12.1℃ to 12.5℃ with wind speed 4.2 m/sec (WNW)
Friday, Jul 08
Expect a temp in the range 12.7℃ to 13.2℃ with wind speed 3.6 m/sec (W)
Saturday, Jul 09
Expect a temp in the range 11.5℃ to 12.9℃ with wind speed 4.9 m/sec (WNW)
Sunday, Jul 10
Expect a temp in the range 9.5℃ to 12.2℃ with wind speed 1 m/sec (SSW)
Monday, Jul 11
Expect a temp in the range 12.6℃ to 13.2℃ with wind speed 3.5 m/sec (WSW)

Alloway weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK

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