Glasgow, Battle Place, Battlefield Monument

Commemorative Monument

Site Name Glasgow, Battle Place, Battlefield Monument

Classification Commemorative Monument

Alternative Name(s) Battle Of Langside

Canmore ID 44244

Site Number NS56SE 112

NGR NS 57869 61716

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Administrative Areas

  • Council Glasgow, City Of
  • Parish Cathcart (city Of Glasgow)
  • Former Region Strathclyde
  • Former District City Of Glasgow
  • Former County Lanarkshire

Recording Your Heritage Online

Langside Battlefield Monument, Battle Place, 1887, Alexander Skirving

Elaborate spiral shaft, decorated with thistles, roses and fleurs-de-lis, topped with a lion. Restored 1987

Taken from "Greater Glasgow: An Illustrated Architectural Guide", by Sam Small, 2008. Published by the Rutland Press

Architecture Notes

NS56SE 112 57869 61716


Alex Skirving, 1887-1889


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