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Cadzow, South Lanarkshire

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Cadzow, South Lanarkshire

Administrative CountySouth Lanarkshire
Traditional CountyLanarkshire
OS GridNS7153
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityStrathclyde
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStrathclyde
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStrathclyde
Ambulance AuthorityScottish
Dialling code01698
Population48,546 (2001 census)

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

Cadzow, quoad sacra par. and vil., Hamilton par., NW. Lanarkshire, on Cadzow Water, 1½ mile SE. of Hamilton -- q.s. par., pop. 7163; vil., pop. 675. In vicinity of vil., on river Avon, are the ruins of Cadzow Castle, the original baronial residence of the Hamilton family; and Cadzow Forest, with its ancient oaks, the remains of the Caledonian Forest, and its famous breed of Scottish wild white cattle.

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