OLD MONKLAND

" Monkland, Old, par., N. Lanarkshire, on North Calder Water, 10,935 ac., pop. 37,323; contains Coatbridge; the church of Old Monkland is 1 mile SW. of Coatbridge; coal and iron are extensively worked."

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


Bibliography

Cemeteries

For all enquiries about Cemeteries in North Lanarkshire contact:-

North Lanarkshire Council
Cemeteries Office, 
1 Southerhouse Rd, 
Coatbridge,
Lanarkshire ML5 4AA

It is understood that they will normally only accept written requests for information.

Census

Church History

Dates of Old Parish Registers
b.1695-1854
m.1790-1854
d. nil

Church Records

Description and Travel

You can see pictures of Old Monkland which are provided by:

A web site for the Monklands area of Lanarkshire can be found at http://www.monklands.com.   This site includes pages devoted to Genealogy, including their Family History Information Exchange Board.

For History and Information on the town of Airdrie visit http://airdrie.net.  This site covers all manner of information about the town and a Message Board which has been used by several overseas visitors looking for relatives and friends.

Gazetteers

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

Historical Geography

Maps

You can see maps centred on OS grid reference NS725635 (Lat/Lon: 55.847844, -4.038033), Old Monkland which are provided by:

Newspapers

The local newspaper for the area is the Airdrie and Coatbridge Advertiser