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Blantyre, Station Road, David Livingstone Memorial

Commemorative Monument (Period Unassigned), Museum (19-20th Century)

Site Name Blantyre, Station Road, David Livingstone Memorial

Classification Commemorative Monument (Period Unassigned), Museum (19-20th Century)

Alternative Name(s) Low Blantyre; Shuttle Row; David Livingstone's Birthplace

Canmore ID 167005

Site Number NS65NE 59

NGR NS 69508 58517

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council South Lanarkshire
  • Parish Blantyre (Hamilton)
  • Former Region Strathclyde
  • Former District Hamilton
  • Former County Lanarkshire

Architecture Notes


National Portrait Gallery - Glasgow and Lanarkshire Illustrated

1910. Cat 1935 C/July 1946 p. 70

- photograph and article

'Scottish Magazine' Aug. 1932.


Photographic Survey (February 1958)

Photographic survey of David Livingstone Memorial, Blantyre, Lanarkshire, by the Scottish National Buildings Record/Ministry of Works in February 1958.

Watching Brief (14 July 2014)

NS 69502 58517 A watching brief was carried out on 14 July 2014 during assessment and repair work to an area of subsidence in the road surface to the SW of the tenement building at Shuttle Row, David Livingstone Centre. No finds or features of archaeological significance were recorded.

Archive: RCAHMS

Funder: The National Trust for Scotland

Kevin Mooney – GUARD Archaeology Ltd

(Source: DES)


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