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"DUNTOCHER, town, on rivulet amid opening of Kilpatrick Hills, 9 miles north-west of Glasgow. It is modern, but contains an ancient bridge, believed to be Roman, and adjoins a hill on which Roman relics, preserved in Glasgow University museum, were found; and it has a post office under Glasgow, 4 factories, Established, Free, United Presbyterian, and Roman Catholic churches, and a public school. Pop. 1572."

[From The Gazetteer of Scotland, by Rev. John Wilson, 1882.]


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Historical Geography

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Alas, the excellent summary of Duntocher's history in "The Clydebank Story" has vanished from the web, but it may be worth having a look at


You can see maps centred on OS grid reference NS491729 (Lat/Lon: 55.925475, -4.416682), Duntocher which are provided by: