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Holytown, North Lanarkshire

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Holytown, North Lanarkshire

Holytown is a small village outside Motherwell in North Lanarkshire, Scotland.
Post townMotherwell
Administrative CountyNorth Lanarkshire
Traditional CountyLanarkshire
OS GridNS7660
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityStrathclyde
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStrathclyde
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStrathclyde
Ambulance AuthorityScottish
Dialling code01698

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

Holytown, town and quoad sacra par. with ry. st.a. (Holytown Junction, 1 mile W.), Bothwell par., Lanarkshire, 11 miles SE. of Glasgow - quoad sacra par., pop. 10,449; town (inclnding New Stevenston, pop. 1048), pop. 2480; P.O., T.O., 1 Bank; is situated in a productive portion of the Lanarkshire mineral field, and is a place of great mineral industry and traffic.

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