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Linlithgow Bridge, West Lothian

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Linlithgow Bridge, West Lothian

Administrative CountyWest Lothian
Traditional CountyWest Lothian
OS GridNS9877
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityLothian and Borders

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

Linlithgow Bridge, vil., partly in Muiravonside par., Stirlingshire, but chiefly in Linlithgow par., Linlithgowshire, on river Avon, 1 mile W. of Linlithgow, pop. 479; P.O. The Avon is here crossed by a bridge built about 1650. A little farther up the river is a railway viaduct of 23 arches and 90 ft. high. Some of the inhabitants find employment in the Loch Mill paperworks. The battle of Linlithgow Bridge was fought 1526, during the minority of James V.

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