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Shettleston, Glasgow City

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Shettleston, Glasgow City

Shettleston is a district in the east end of Glasgow in Scotland. Like many of the city's districts, Shettleston was originally a small village on its outer edge. Today Shettleston lies between the neighbouring districts of Parkhead to the west, and Baillieston to the east, and is about 2 and a half miles from the city centre. It incorporates the sub-districts of Greenfield and Sandyhills.
Post townGLASGOW
Administrative CountyGlasgow City
Traditional CountyLanarkshire
OS GridNS6463
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryScotland
Police AuthorityStrathclyde
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStrathclyde
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStrathclyde
Ambulance AuthorityScottish
Dialling code0141
 

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

Shettleston, town and quoad sacra par., Barony par., Lanarkshire, 3 miles E. of Glasgow by rail - quoad sacra par., pop. 9238; town, pop. (including East Muir and Sandyhill) 3608; P.O.; is inhabited chiefly by colliers and agricultural labourers.

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