Morningside  Lanarkshire


In 1882-4, Frances Groome's Ordnance Gazetteer of Scotland described Morningside like this:

Morningside, a mining village in Cambusnethanparish, Lanarkshire, with stations on branch lines of both the Caledonian and North British railways, 3 miles by road E by N of Wishaw, and 7 by railway SSE of Holytown. It has a post and telegraph office and a public school. Pop. (1861) 780, (1871) 428, (1881) 740.—Ord. Sur., sh. 23, 1865.

Morningside through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 28th November 2021

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