Historic Kirkintilloch

archaeology and development

Publisher: Council for British Archaeology, Publisher: Historic Scotland in York, Edinburgh

Written in English
Published: Pages: 91 Downloads: 657
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  • Kirkintilloch (Scotland) -- History

Edition Notes

StatementMartin Rorke ... [et al.].
SeriesThe Scottish burgh survey
ContributionsRorke, Martin.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDA890.K524 H57 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 91 p. :
Number of Pages91
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24048960M
ISBN 109781902771588
LC Control Number2009529862
OCLC/WorldCa456163888

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: One folded broadsheet in pocket. Description: xi, 91 pages: illustrations, maps (some color) ; 25 cm. Kirkintilloch local historyKirkintilloch was a place of importance in Roman times, when a fort was established there on the east-west barrier across Scotland, nowadays known as "The Antonine Wall".

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The population of Kirkintilloch according to the census was 6, St Andrew's Free church was built. The Roman Catholic Church of the Holy Family was built.

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Patricia Dennison & Simon Stronach & Russel Coleman Binding: Paperback Publisher: Council for British Archaeology Publish Date: 31/12/ A Christian Wallace was born Kirkintilloch On 27th January the fifth of seven children of William Wallace and Margaret Russell.

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Kirkintilloch's year ban on the sale of alcohol on public premises was finally lifted. History [edit | edit source]. KIRKINTILLOCH, a burgh of barony and a parish, in the county of Dumbarton, 7 miles (N.

E. by N.) from Glasgow, and 40 (W.) from town is situated on the banks of the river Luggie, near its influx into the Kelvin. This parish and that of Cumbernauld were originally one, under the appellation of Lenzie, and continued as such tillwhen, a church.