Place:


Uphall  West Lothian

 

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

Uphall, par. and vil. with ry. sta., Linlithgowshire - par. (containing the town of Broxburn), 4541 ac., pop. 4812; vil., on Brox Burn, 1½ mile W. of Broxburn and 1 mile N. of its sta., which is 5¾ miles NE. of Bathgate and 13½ SW. of Edinburgh, pop. (including Upper Uphall) 591; P.O., T.O.; has large paraffin works.

Uphall through time

Uphall is now part of West Lothian district. Click here for graphs and data of how West Lothian has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Uphall itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Uphall in West Lothian | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/16555

Date accessed: 25th May 2017


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