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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

Todaycloudy
Expect a temp in the range 4.3℃ to 5.3℃ with wind speed 4 m/sec (S)
Saturday, Jan 28rain
Expect a temp in the range 5.6℃ to 6.4℃ with wind speed 5.6 m/sec (SSW)
Sunday, Jan 29cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 4.7℃ to 5.2℃ with wind speed 5.9 m/sec (WSW)
Monday, Jan 30partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 4.9℃ to 6.1℃ with wind speed 9.8 m/sec (W)
Tuesday, Jan 31rain
Expect a temp in the range 6.5℃ to 8.3℃ with wind speed 8.7 m/sec (SW)
Wednesday, Feb 01heavyrain
Expect a temp in the range 1.9℃ to 4℃ with wind speed 6 m/sec (W)
Thursday, Feb 02partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 3℃ to 3.8℃ with wind speed 6.3 m/sec (WNW)

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

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