Place:Uddingston, Lanarkshire, Scotland

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NameUddingston
TypeTown
Coordinates55.819°N 4.0891°W
Located inLanarkshire, Scotland     ( - 1975)
See alsoStrathclyde, Scotlandregional authority 1975-1996
North Lanarkshire, Scotlandunitary Council Area since 1996
Bothwell, Lanarkshire, Scotlandparish in which Uddingston was located


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Uddingston is a small town in South Lanarkshire, Scotland. It is on the north side of the River Clyde, about seven miles south-east of Glasgow. Uddingston acts as a dormitory suburb for the city.

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Uddingston was located in the parish of Bothwell until parishes were abolished in 1975. Its population in 2001 (the last census available) was 5,576. A brief but interesting description can be found at Scottish Places.

Uddingston should not be confused with Uddington, a much smaller village further south in the former parish of Douglas.

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Refer to the parish of Bothwell for locations of parish records, vital records since 1855 and censuses. Also for historical descriptions of the area.

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