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Rigside, South Lanarkshire

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Rigside, South Lanarkshire

Rigside is a small village in South Lanarkshire, Scotland, about 5 miles from the town of Lanark, and less than a mile from Douglas Water. It lies on the A70 road to Ayr, and has approximately 800 inhabitants. Rigside is a former mining village. In future, a new town, Owenstown, could be built next to the village.
Administrative CountySouth Lanarkshire
Traditional CountyLanarkshire
OS GridNS8835
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityStrathclyde

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