Gorbals

" Gorbals, par., Glasgow, on S. side of river Clyde, 25 ac., pop. 5567; P.O., called Gorbal's Cross. "

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


Bibliography

Cemeteries

Census

Church History

Dates of Old Parish Registers
b.1771-1854
m.1771-1854
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Church Records

Description and Travel

You can see pictures in an area centred on OS grid reference NS590640 (Lat/Lon: 55.848589, -4.252417) which are provided by:

Gazetteers

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

Genealogy

Gorbals has long been part of the City of Glasgow, so the Glasgow pages are essential reading.

Historical Geography

History

One famous son of the Gorbals area was Sir Thomas Lipton.

Maps

You can see maps centred on OS grid reference NS590641 (Lat/Lon: 55.849473, -4.253793), Gorbals which are provided by: