Descriptive gazetteer entries

These other entries in our collection of descriptive gazetteers are also about Shotts. You may be able to find further references to Shotts in the descriptive gazetteers by doing a full-text search here.

Place Type of entry Source
Shotts a parish Groome

This additional information from our descriptive gazetteers is for locations within the parish or parishes associated with Shotts.

Place Type of entry Source
Almond a river Groome
Caldercruix village with railway station Bartholomew
Cleland village Bartholomew
Cleland a village Groome
Dykehead village Bartholomew
Dykehead a village Groome
Gartness a village, with iron-works Groome
Gartness village, with woollen factory Bartholomew
Greenhill school Bartholomew
Greens school Bartholomew
Harthill Bartholomew
Harthill a collier village Groome
Hartwoodhill seat Bartholomew
Hillend village Bartholomew
Hirst Hill Bartholomew
Muirhead (or West Benhar) village Bartholomew
Muirhead or West Benhar a village Groome
Murdostoun Castle seat Bartholomew
Murdostoun Castle a mansion Groome
Omoa railway station Bartholomew
Salsburgh village Bartholomew
Salsburgh or Salysburgh a village, with a post office Groome

Travel writing

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Place Mentioned in Travel Writing Mentioned in Hist. Gazetteer
Salsburgh 0 2
Dykehead 0 2
Hillend 0 2
Calderhead 0 2
Shotts Iron Works 0 2
Caldercruix 0 2
Stane 0 2
Bellside 0 1
Bonkle 0 2
Plains 0 1
Chapelhall 0 2
Blackridge 0 2
Harthill 0 2
Newarthill 0 2
Cleland 0 2
Clarkston 0 2
Newmains 0 2
Longriggend 0 2
Calderbank 0 2
East Benhar 0 3