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Castlecary, North Lanarkshire

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Castlecary, North Lanarkshire

This article is about the village near Cumbernauld in Scotland. For the village in Somerset, see Castle Cary. Castlecary is a small village on the border between the North Lanarkshire and Falkirk council areas in Scotland. It is close to the new town of Cumbernauld. Castlecary is like many other settlements in the area tied to the Roman history of Scotland. The route of the Antonine Wall passes close to the village.
Administrative CountyNorth Lanarkshire
Traditional CountyDunbartonshire
OS GridNS7878
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryScotland
Police AuthorityStrathclyde
 

Other names by which Castlecary, North Lanarkshire has been known in the past

Castlecary Station

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

Castlecary, ry. sta. and old castle, on site of one of the principal forts of Antoninus' Wall, in par. and 6½ miles SW. of Falkirk, SE. Stirlingshire; P.O., called Castlecary Station.

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