Place:


Polmont  Stirlingshire

 

In 1887, John Bartholomew's Gazetteer of the British Isles described Polmont like this:

Polmont, par. and vil. with ry. sta. (Polmont Junction), Stirlingshire - par. (containing a small part of town of Grangemouth), 5512 ac., pop. 3955; vil., 3 miles E. of Falkirk, pop. 519; P.O., T.O., and P.O., T.O. at Polmont Station. Polmont gives the title of baron to the Duke of Hamilton.

Polmont through time

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

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Polmont, in Falkirk and Stirlingshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/20409

Date accessed: 25th June 2019


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