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Douglas Water, South Lanarkshire

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Douglas Water, South Lanarkshire

Douglas Water is a small village in Lanarkshire, Scotland. Named after the Douglas Water, which flows through the village, local mining operations provided employment to local people, and the village was bolstered by the Coltness Iron and Coal Company establishing an operation nearby. Three haulage companies that operated from the village also provided a source of employment.
Administrative CountySouth Lanarkshire
Traditional CountyLanarkshire
OS GridNS8736
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryScotland
Police AuthorityStrathclyde
 

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