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Lesmahagow, South Lanarkshire

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Lesmahagow, South Lanarkshire

Lesmahagow is a small town on the edge of moorland, near Lanark in the central belt of Scotland. It is also known as Abbey Green.
Post townLANARK
Administrative CountySouth Lanarkshire
Traditional CountyLanarkshire
OS GridNS8139
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryScotland
Police AuthorityStrathclyde
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStrathclyde
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStrathclyde
Ambulance AuthorityScottish
Dialling code01555
Population3,685
 

Other names by which Lesmahagow, South Lanarkshire has been known in the past

Abbey Green ~ Abbeygreen ~ Lesmachute ~ Lesmahagu ~ Lessmahego

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

Abbey Green, or Lesmahagow, vil., in co. and 6 miles SW. of Lanark, Lesmahagow par., on river Nethan, pop. 1386. See LESMAHAGOW.

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