Kelloholm shown within Dumfries and Galloway
|Council area||Dumfries and Galloway|
|Sovereign state||United Kingdom|
Kelloholm is a village in Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland. It has a primary school, a public house and several shops. Kelloholme lies next to Kirkconnel and the two have begun to merge. Kelloholm was originally constructed to serve the many mines in the area, all of which have now closed.
Kelloholm gets its name from the Kello Water and the village began to appear in the early 20th century.
Kelloholm is part of the Dumfriesshire, Clydesdale and Tweeddale (UK Parliament constituency) and is represented by the Conservative MP David Mundell.
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- "Kirkconnel, Main St, Queensberry (On Main Street)". Kirkconnel, Main St, Queensberry (On Main Street). transport direct. Retrieved 29 December 2011.