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Linwood, Renfrewshire

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Linwood, Renfrewshire

Linwood is a small town in Renfrewshire in the west central Lowlands of Scotland, 14 miles south-west of Glasgow.
Post townPAISLEY
Administrative CountyRenfrewshire
Traditional CountyRenfrewshire
OS GridNS4464
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityStrathclyde
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStrathclyde
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStrathclyde
Ambulance AuthorityScottish
Dialling code01505

Linwood, Renfrewshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Linwood, quoad sacra par. and vil., Kilbarchan par., Renfrewshire - par., pop. 2505; vil., on Black Cart, 1¼ m. NE. of Johnstone and 2½ m. W. of Paisley, pop. 1393; P.O., T.O.; has mines, a cotton mill, and the Linwood Paper mills.

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