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"CARLUKE, town and par. with ry. sta., mid. Lanarkshire, 5½ miles NW. of Lanark and 19¼ miles SE. of Glasgow -- par., 15,345 ac., pop. 8552; town, pop. 3867; P.O., T.O., 2 Banks; is a neat, well-built place, and the centre of business for a considerable extent of surrounding country. Coal, ironstone, limestone, sandstone, abound in the neighbourhood, and are extensively worked."

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


You can also perform a more selective search for churches in the Carluke area that are recorded in the GENUKI church database. This will also help identify other churches in nearby townships and/or parishes. You also have the option to see the location of the churches marked on a map.

Church History

Dates of Old Parish Registers
Mortcloth records 1694-1809
Burial records 1728-1738, 1750-1778, 1838-1851

Description and Travel

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Historical Geography

You can see the administrative areas in which Carluke has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.


You can see maps centred on OS grid reference NS847505 (Lat/Lon: 55.734169, -3.837783), Carluke which are provided by:


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