CARNWATH

"CARNWATH, par. and vil. with ry. sta., E. Lanarksh., on C. Burn, 25 m. SW. of Edinburgh and 27 m. SE. of Glasgow -- par., 30,565 ac. (119 water), pop. 5831; vil., pop. 845; P.O., T.O., 1 Bank; is rich in coal and ironstone. Carnwath has given the title of Earl to the Dalzell family since 1639. At W. end of the vil. is Carnwath House. "

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


Bibliography

Cemeteries

Census

Church History

Dates of Old Parish Registers
b.1709-1854
m.1705-1735/1826-1854
d.1705-1735/1826-1854

Church Records

Description and Travel

You can see pictures of Carnwath which are provided by:

Gazetteers

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

Historical Geography

History

The first ironstone works in Lanarkshire was started at Wilsontown in 1781.

Maps

You can see maps centred on OS grid reference NS981464 (Lat/Lon: 55.700351, -3.622954), Carnwath which are provided by: