Frequently Asked Questions – And Their Answers


Here, you will find a number of questions that people often ask about aspects of Falkirk’s history.¬† ¬†These will be added to over time.

Ask us a question and it might find its way onto this page.

How did Falkirk get its name?

What is the story of the Hills of Dunipace?

What is the Tattie Kirk?

What was Arthur’s O’on?

Where was the Wallace (1298) Battle fought?

Where were the Falkirk Trysts Held?

Why a Pineapple at Dunmore?

Why are Falkirk people called “Bairns”?

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