Place:


New Monkland  Lanarkshire

 

In 1887, John Bartholomew's Gazetteer of the British Isles described New Monkland like this:

Monkland, New, par. and vil., N. Lanarkshire, on North Calder Water - par. (containing Airdrie), 19,885 ac., pop. 27,816; vil.,l½ mile NW. of Airdrie, pop. (including Glenmavis) 369; Monkland is rich in coal and ironstone; Monkland Well, a chalybeate spring, was formerly famous.

New Monkland through time

New Monkland is now part of North Lanarkshire district. Click here for graphs and data of how North Lanarkshire has changed over two centuries. For statistics about New Monkland itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of New Monkland in North Lanarkshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/16565

Date accessed: 20th October 2017


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