Bushyhill  Lanarkshire


In 1882-4, Frances Groome's Ordnance Gazetteer of Scotland described Bushyhill like this:

Bushyhill, a village in Cambuslang parish, Lanarkshire, one of the cluster of villages popularly regarded as Cambuslang town, and situated near Cambuslang station, 4½ miles SE of Glasgow. It is inhabited chiefly by weavers, labourers, and small dealers, and has a public school, which, with accommodation for 278 children, had (1879) an average attendance of 278, and a grant of £239.

The location is that of Cambuslang Station, based on Groome's description, as no more precise location can be found.

Bushyhill through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 26th October 2021

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