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Crossgates is a small village in Fife, Scotland. It is located close to the junction of the M90 and A92, about two miles east of Dunfermline and a similar distance south west of Cowdenbeath. The village name means 'crossroads': it is situated at the point where the main Dunfermline-Kirkcaldy road crosses the old Great North Road from Inverkeithing to Perth. Crossgates has a long history of mining, both deep and opencast. In 2008 ATH Resources opened an opencast mine at Muir Dean to the south of the village, with the intention of removing 2,000,000 tons of coal. Planning permission for the mine was initially refused by Fife Council but the decision was later overturned by the Scottish Government.In April 2011, an Application for an extension to the Muir Dean mine was lodged by ATH Resources to extend the surface mine to the South. This has now been granted.ATH Resources have since gone into administration, leaving an ecological disaster with an uncertain future. Crossgates is designated as "Fife's first energy efficient village", though there is no evidence for this.

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This is a comprehensive travel guide for Crossgates in United Kingdom. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Crossgates like a local. The nearest major city to Crossgates is Edinburgh. Edinburgh, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Edinburgh Castle, Greyfriars Kirkyard, The Royal Mile. A vacation to Crossgates can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.

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Facts and Stats for Crossgates*

  • Pollution Statistics in Crossgates

    Know the pollution level of Crossgates before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 16.07 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 3.75 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 30.95 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 40.91 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 10.23 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 44.32 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 11 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 14.77 (Very Low)
  • Crossgates: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Crossgates for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Crossgates.

    • Burglary and Theft 29.32 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 27.47 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 25.94 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 23.44 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 30.77 (Low)
    • Attacks 31.17 (Low)
    • Drug offense 42.59 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 86.42 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 66.67 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 39.06 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 19.14 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 43.44 (Moderate)
  • Living in Crossgates - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Crossgates is 180.76 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 69.14 (High)
    • Climate Index 84.01 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 20.23 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 24 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 75.63 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 80.33 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 8.28 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 87.38 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Crossgates

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Crossgates

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.21 USD
    • International Movie per seat 13.25 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 34.68 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 76.77 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 74.25 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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