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Camelon, Falkirk

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Camelon, Falkirk

Camelon is a large settlement within the Falkirk council area, Scotland. The village is in the Forth Valley, 1.3 miles west of Falkirk, 1.3 miles south of Larbert and 2.6 miles east of Bonnybridge. The main road through Camelon is the A803 road which links the village to Falkirk. At the time of the 2001 census, Camelon had a population of 4,508.
Post townFALKIRK
Administrative CountyFalkirk
Traditional CountyStirlingshire
OS GridNS8680
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityCentral Scotland
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCentral Scotland
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCentral Scotland
Ambulance AuthorityScottish
Dialling code01324
Population4,508 (2001 census)

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

Camelon, quoad sacra par. and vil., Falkirk par., E. Stirlingshire -- par., pop. 2795; vil., pop. 2014; P.O., T.O. C., which stands on site of Roman town, now forms part of town of Falkirk; it has iron foundries and nail factories.

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