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Clydebank, West Dunbartonshire

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Clydebank, West Dunbartonshire

Clydebank is a town in West Dunbartonshire, Scotland. Situated on the north bank of the River Clyde, Clydebank borders Dumbarton to the west, as well as the town of Milngavie in East Dunbartonshire, and the Yoker and Drumchapel districts of the adjacent City of Glasgow. Clydebank is part of the registration County of Dumbarton, the Dunbartonshire Crown Lieutenancy area, and the wider urban area of Greater Glasgow. Clydebank was founded as a police burgh on 18 November 1886.
Post townCLYDEBANK
Administrative CountyWest Dunbartonshire
Traditional CountyDunbartonshire
OS GridNS4970
OS Settlement ClassificationTown
Region
CountryScotland
Police AuthorityStrathclyde
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStrathclyde
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStrathclyde
Ambulance AuthorityScottish
Dialling code0141 & 01389
PopulationTotal Clydebank (sum of 4 localities) Town: 45,210; Locality of Clydebank: 29,858
 

Clydebank, West Dunbartonshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Clydebank, vil. with ry. sta., Old Kilpatrick par., Dumbartonshire, on right bank of river Clyde, 5½ miles NW. of Glasgow, pop. 1634; P.O., T.O.

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