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Blackburn, West Lothian

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Blackburn, West Lothian

Blackburn (Scottish Gaelic: An Dubh Allt) is a town in West Lothian, Scotland local to both Bathgate and Livingston, two of the larger towns in the county. It is situated approximately 32 kilometres west of Edinburgh and 40 kilometres east of Glasgow on the old A8 road.
Administrative CountyWest Lothian
Traditional CountyWest Lothian
OS GridNS9865
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityLothian and Borders

Blackburn, West Lothian in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Blackburn, vil., Whitburn and Livingstone pars., S. Linlithgowshire, 2½ miles S. of Bathgate, pop. 790; P.O.

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