Searching for "CADZOW"

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    Place name County Entry Source
    Avon Ayrshire
    Cadzow or wooded park of the Dukes of Chatelherault, ` when princely Hamiltons' abode ennobled Cadzow's Gothic towers,' had this Groome
    Baldernock Stirlingshire Cadzow line, and founder of that of Baldernock and Bardowie. Modern mansions are Bardowie, North Bardowie, and Glenorchard; and the property Groome
    Bothwell Lanarkshire cruelty whereon Scott based his ballad Cadzow Castle, see Hill Burton's History (ed. 1876). vol. v., p. 13, note . Groome
    Cadzow Lanarkshire Cadzow, a burn, a ruined castle, an ancient forest, and a former parish of NW central Lanarkshire. The burn issues Groome
    Cadzow Lanarkshire Cadzow , quoad sacra par. and vil., Hamilton par., NW. Lanarkshire, on Cadzow Water, 1½ mile SE. of Hamilton -- q.s. par., pop. 7163; vil., pop. 675. In vicinity Bartholomew
    Caledonian Forest   Caledonian Forest . See CADZOW. Bartholomew
    Chatelherault Lanarkshire Chatelherault , summer-house of the Duke of Hamilton, Hamilton par., NW. Lanarkshire, opposite Cadzow Castle. Bartholomew
    Chatelherault Lanarkshire Cadzow Castle. Built in 1730 after designs by the elder Adam, it takes its name from the French dukedom of Chatelherault Groome
    Chillingham Northumberland forest which once extended from Dunkeld to Alnwick, is kept a herd of wild white cattle, like those at Cadzow. Bartholomew
    Chillingham Northumberland forest which once extended from Dunkeld to Alnwick, is kept a herd of wild white cattle, like those at Cadzow. Bartholomew
    Dalserf Lanarkshire Cadzow or Hamilton, itself being known as Machanshire; and, having passed from the Comyns to the royal Bruces, and from Groome
    Douglas Castle Lanarkshire Cadzow, in whom he placed the greatest confidence, convinced of his lack of genius to improve an opportunity, or of his want Groome
    Glasgow Lanarkshire
    Cadzow]; the tithe of his cane or duties paid in cattle and swine throughout Strathgrif, Cuningham, Kyle, and Carrick; and the eighth Groome
    Hamilton Lanarkshire Cadzow Burn by Cadzow bridge, which is supported on 3 spans of 60 feet each. The suburbs, though well-built Groome
    Hamilton Lanarkshire kingdom; it stands in an extensive park, which contains the mausoleum, the chateau of Chatelherault, and Cadzow Castle. See CADZOW. Bartholomew
    Hamilton Palace Lanarkshire Cadzow, in the sheriffdom of Lanark, with other lands. His descendant, Sir James, sixth Lord Cadzow, was created a lord Groome
    Lanarkshire Lanarkshire Cadzow, Calderbank, Caldercruix, Carfin, Carmunnock, Carmyle, Carnwath, Carstairs, Carstairs Junction, Castlehill, Chapel and Stirling Bridge, Chapelhall, Chapelton, Chryston and Muirhead Groome
    Sorn Ayrshire Cadzow, ancestor of the Duke of Hamilton; and, in subsequent times, it passed by marriage to the Earls of Winton Groome
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