British Place Names

A comprehensive online gazetteer

Home » North Lanarkshire » Chryston, North Lanarkshire - local map, administrative data, historical information and reader comments

Chryston, North Lanarkshire

Local area map loading...

Chryston, North Lanarkshire

Chryston is a village in the central belt of Scotland in the county of North Lanarkshire. Founded by James Burns Pollock, It is north of the main trunk road between Glasgow and Stirling. The village lies north of Muirhead, seven miles east of Glasgow - the exact boundary between the two villages is difficult to find.
Administrative CountyNorth Lanarkshire
Traditional CountyLanarkshire
OS GridNS6870
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityStrathclyde

Chryston, North Lanarkshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Chryston.-- quoad sacra par., Cadder par., NW. Lanarkshire, pop. 3179.

Your comments about Chryston, North Lanarkshire

What do you know about Chryston, North Lanarkshire? Give us the benefit of your local knowledge and opinions here!

comments powered by Disqus