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Govanhill, Glasgow City

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Govanhill, Glasgow City

Govanhill is a district in the Scottish city of Glasgow. It is situated south of the River Clyde between the Gorbals, Mount Florida and Queen's Park. The council ward has boundaries of Dixon Avenue and Dixon Road to the South, Victoria Road to the West, Butterbiggins Road to the North, and Aikenhead Road to the East.
Post townGLASGOW
Administrative CountyGlasgow City
Traditional CountyRenfrewshire
OS GridNS5862
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityStrathclyde
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStrathclyde
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStrathclyde
Ambulance AuthorityScottish
Dialling code0141

Govanhill, Glasgow City in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Govanhill, police burgh, S. suburb of Glasgow, pop. 9636; P.O.; has large ironworks.

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