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Kennishead, Glasgow City

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Kennishead, Glasgow City

Kennishead is a district in the Scottish city of Glasgow. It is south of the River Clyde and borders the district of Carnwadric. The area is dominated by five high rise tower blocks. The area is also home to the disused farm from which it takes its name from, formerly owned by Sir John Maxwell. Kennishead railway station is on the Glasgow South Western Line to Barrhead. Kennishead was originally called "Kenneth's Head"
Post townGLASGOW
Administrative CountyGlasgow City
Traditional CountyRenfrewshire
OS GridNS5460
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityStrathclyde
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStrathclyde
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStrathclyde
Ambulance AuthorityScottish
Dialling code0141

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