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Bonnybridge, Falkirk

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Bonnybridge, Falkirk

Bonnybridge is a small town in the Falkirk council area of Scotland. It is 4.0 miles west of Falkirk, 5.3 miles north-east of Cumbernauld and 8.3 miles south-southwest of Stirling. The town is situated near the Bonny Water which runs through the town and lies north of the Forth and Clyde Canal. To the south-east of Bonnybridge is a well preserved section of the Antonine Wall, and the remnants of Rough Castle Fort, the most complete of the surviving Roman forts of the wall.
Administrative CountyFalkirk
Traditional CountyStirlingshire
OS GridNS8280
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityCentral Scotland
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCentral Scotland
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCentral Scotland
Ambulance AuthorityScottish
Dialling code01324
Population6,870 (2001 census)

Bonnybridge, Falkirk in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Bonnybridge, vil. with ry. sta., Denny and Falkirk pars., E. Stirlingshire, 4 miles W. of Falkirk, pop. 1782; P.O., T.O.

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