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Glasgow, Carmunnock, General

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Site Name Glasgow, Carmunnock, General

Classification General View

Canmore ID 78535

Site Number NS55NE 95

NGR NS 59940 57542

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Administrative Areas

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

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CARMUNNOCK

Carmunnock, part of the former Castlemilk estate since the 17th century, remains a charming village centred on some 17th-century cottages around the green. Some neat villas were built on the edges in the 1930s. Incorporated into Glasgow at the 1975 Local Government Re-organisation, it is the only rural village in the City. Agriculture, hand-loom weaving and, from the mid-19th century to the 1930s, linen washing for city restaurants and well-off households, were the sources of employment.

Taken from "Greater Glasgow: An Illustrated Architectural Guide", by Sam Small, 2008. Published by the Rutland Press http://www.rias.org.uk

Architecture Notes

NMRS NOTES

Glasgow, Carmunnock, Crag Lodge.

Location uncertain at time of upgrade, 23.10.2000

Activities

Photographic Survey (July 1963)

Survey of buildings in Carmunnock, Glasgow, Lanarkshire by the Scottish National Buildings Record in 1963.

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