Swinton  Lanarkshire


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

Swinton, a village in Old Monkland parish, Lanarkshire, ½mile N of Baillieston, and 6 miles E of Glasgow. Pop. (1861) 386, (1871) 346, (1881) 619.

Additional information about this locality is available for Old Monkland

Swinton through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 06th July 2022

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