Tayport

Tayport, also known as Ferry-Port on Craig, is a town and burgh, and parish, in the county of , Scotland, acting as a commuter town for . The motto of the Burgh is Te oportet alte ferri, a pun on Tayport at auld Tay Ferry.

Notable Places in the Area

Lighthouse
Photo: Brian Forbes, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Lighthouse
Photo: Andy Wright from Sheffield, UK, CC BY 2.0.

Tourist attraction
is a historic on the banks of the in , , Scotland. Photo: TimVickers, Public domain.

Lighthouse
Photo: James Allan, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Localities in the Area

Suburb
is a suburb of , Scotland. It is situated four miles east of the on the north bank of the . Photo: Edmarinuk, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Suburb
is a housing development in the suburb of . is situated 2½ miles north of Tayport.

Suburb
and Angus is an area of Eastern , . is situated 2½ miles northwest of Tayport.

Tayport

Latitude
56.4491° or 56° 26' 56.7" north
Longitude
-2.8807° or 2° 52' 50.6" west
Open Location Code
9C8VC4X9+JP
Population
7920
United Nations Location Code
GB TAY
Elevation
62 feet (19 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 243596728
Geo­Names ID
2636158
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Also Known As

  • Basque: Tayport
  • Bulgarian: Тайпорт
  • Catalan: Tayport
  • Cebuano: Tayport
  • Dutch: Tayport
  • English: Ferry Port on Craig
  • Italian: Tayport
  • Japanese: テイポート
  • Lithuanian: Teiportas
  • Persian: تیپورت
  • Scots: Teyport
  • Scottish Gaelic: Port na Creige
  • Spanish: Tayport
  • Swedish: Tayport
  • Welsh: Tayport
  • Ferry-Port on Craig
  • Ferry Port-on-Craig

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