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Chapelhall, North Lanarkshire

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Chapelhall, North Lanarkshire

Chapelhall is a village outside the town of Airdrie in North Lanarkshire, Scotland. However, with house building this distinction between Airdrie and Chapelhall is being eroded. Established as a small mining village in the 19th century it now has population of around 6,000 today. Chapelhall is well situated just off the M8 motorway 13 miles east of Glasgow city centre and around 33 miles west of Edinburgh.
Post townAIRDRIE
Administrative CountyNorth Lanarkshire
Traditional CountyLanarkshire
OS GridNS7862
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryScotland
Police AuthorityStrathclyde
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStrathclyde
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStrathclyde
Ambulance AuthorityScottish
Dialling code01698, 01236
Population5,214 (2001 Census)
 

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

Chapelhall, vil., Bothwell par., N. Lanarksh., 2½ m. SE. of Airdrie, pop. 1829; P.O.; has extensive collieries.

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