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Busby, East Renfrewshire

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Busby, East Renfrewshire

Busby is a village in East Renfrewshire, Scotland. Busby's close proximity to Glasgow effectively makes it a suburb of the city, though remains administratively separate. It lies on the White Cart Water 6 miles south of Glasgow City Centre.
Post townGLASGOW
Administrative CountyEast Renfrewshire
Traditional CountyRenfrewshire
OS GridNS5756
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityStrathclyde
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStrathclyde
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStrathclyde
Ambulance AuthorityScottish
Dialling code0141

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

Busby, town, E. Kilbride par., Lanarkshire, and Mearns par., Renfrewshire, on White Cart river, 7 miles S. of Glasgow by rail, pop. 2155; P.O., T.O. It has cotton-mills and print-works, and the dist. is rich in minerals.

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