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"CARSTAIRS, par. and vil., E. Lanarkshire -- par., 9820 ac., pop. 1955; vil., pop. 528; P.O.; the vil. is 1 mile NW. of C. Junc. Carstairs House is 1 mile SW. of C. Junc. Carstairs, anciently called Castleterres, signifying the castle or fort of 00092 LKS:, is supposed to have been the Roman Coria. From John Bartholomew's Gazetteer of the British Isles, 1887"


You can also perform a more selective search for churches in the Carstairs 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

Description and Travel

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Historical Geography

You can see the administrative areas in which Carstairs 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 NS938460 (Lat/Lon: 55.695835, -3.691186), Carstairs which are provided by:
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