Pollokshaws  Renfrewshire


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

Pollokshaws, police burgh and ry. sta., Eastwood par., Renfrewshire, on river White Cart, in SW. suburbs of Glasgow, pop. 9363; P.O., T.O., 2 Banks; has cotton factories, bleachfields, printworks, papermills, and iron foundries.

Pollokshaws through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 05th December 2021

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