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Baillieston, Glasgow City

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Baillieston, Glasgow City

Baillieston is a suburb of Glasgow, Scotland. It is about 7 miles east of the city centre. It is also the name of Ward 20 of Glasgow City Council. It also appears in the Glasgow Baillieston Constituency (total population 45,895) of the Scottish Parliament, and it forms part of the Glasgow East constituency of the UK Parliament.
Administrative CountyGlasgow City
Traditional CountyLanarkshire
OS GridNS6763
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityStrathclyde
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStrathclyde
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStrathclyde
Ambulance AuthorityScottish
Dialling code0141

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

Baillieston, q.s. par. (called also Crosshill) and mining town, Old Monkland par., N. Lanarkshire, 6½ m. E. of Glasgow by rail -- par., pop. 3477; town, pop. 2927; P.O.

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