BLANTYRE

"BLANTYRE, par. and two vils., NW. Lanarksh., 3 miles NW. of Hamilton, 3954 ac., pop. 9760; contains fragment of a priory of 13th century. High Blantyre, vil. with ry. sta., is 3 miles W. by N. of Hamilton, pop. 1849; P.O., T.O., 1 Bank."

From John Bartholomew's Gazetteer of the British Isles, 1887


Bibliography

Stenlake Publishing have published the book "Old Blantyre" by Rhona Wilson.

Cemeteries

Census

Church History

Dates of Old Parish Registers
b.1677-1854
m.1679-1811/1837-1854
d.1783-1785/1788-1819

Church Records

Description and Travel

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Search for Blantyre at Gazetteer for Scotland.

Gazetteers

Ask the GENUKI Gazetteer for a calculation of the distance from Blantyre to another place.

Historical Geography

History

Take a look at Blantyre'sAin Website for both history and news of today from the Blantyre area.

Maps

You can see maps centred on OS grid reference NS685575 (Lat/Lon: 55.792896, -4.098971), Blantyre which are provided by: