"Cadder, par. and vil., NW. Lanarkshire, on Forth and Clyde Canal, 1½ mile NE. of its post-town and sta., Bishop-Briggs, and 5 miles N. of Glasgow, 13,969 ac., pop. 6965. At Robroyston, in this par., Sir William Wallace was betrayed and captured, 5th August 1305."
From John Bartholomew's Gazetteer of the British Isles, 1887