Calton  Lanarkshire


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

Calton, dist. in E. of Glasgow, adjoining Glasgow Green, pop. 39,590.

The location is that shown for Calton on modern 1:25,000 maps, and reflects the description given by Bartholomew.

Calton through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 25th October 2021

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