Pittenweem is a fishing village and civil parish in , on the east coast of . At the 2001 census, it had a population of 1,747. The name derives from Pictish and Scottish Gaelic.

Notable Places in the Area

Tourist attraction
is a ruin located just west of , on the east coast of , . is situated 2 miles southwest of Pittenweem. Photo: John Allan, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Tourist attraction
is a just outside and below the dominant hill in the area, Kellie Law. it is about 4 kilometres north of Pittenweem in the of , Scotland. is situated 2½ miles northwest of Pittenweem. Photo: Colin Smith, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Photo: Localharrylover, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is situated 1½ miles southwest of Pittenweem. Photo: Kim Traynor, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is a fishing village on the East Neuk of on the east coast of . Photo: Chris Combe, CC BY 2.0.

, sometimes spelt St Monance, is a village and parish in the of and is named after the legendary Saint Monan. Photo: Spiggot, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a village in the of , Scotland. is situated 2 miles northeast of Pittenweem.


56.2134° or 56° 12' 48.2" north
-2.7298° or 2° 43' 47.4" west
United Nations Location Code
85 feet (26 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 26347917
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Basque: Pittenweem
  • Cebuano: Pittenweem
  • Chinese: 皮特溫
  • Czech: Pittenweem
  • Dutch: Pittenweem
  • French: Pittenweem
  • German: Pittenweem
  • Irish: Baile na h-Uaimh
  • Italian: Pittenweem
  • Japanese: ピッテンウィーム
  • Portuguese: Pittenweem
  • Russian: Питтенвим
  • Russian: Питтенуим
  • Scottish Gaelic: Baile na h-Uaimh
  • Scottish Gaelic: Peit na h-Uaimhe
  • Scottish Gaelic: Pittenweem
  • Slovenian: Pittenweem
  • Spanish: Pittenweem
  • Swedish: Pittenweem
  • Welsh: Pittenweem

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