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Kilncadzow, South Lanarkshire

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Kilncadzow, South Lanarkshire

Kilncadzow (previously Kilcadzow, Kilcago) is a small village in rural South Lanarkshire, lying roughly 5 km north of Lanark and 5 km east-southeast of Carluke, on the A721 road. The name 'Kilncadzow' is pronounced locally as kill-caig-eh. Various theories exist about the reasons for this peculiar pronunciation; however, none of these has ever been proven.
Post townCARLUKE
Administrative CountySouth Lanarkshire
Traditional CountyLanarkshire
OS GridNS8848
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityStrathclyde
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStrathclyde
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStrathclyde
Ambulance AuthorityScottish
Dialling code01555

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