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Uphall, West Lothian

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Uphall, West Lothian

Uphall is a village in West Lothian, Scotland. It is a swiftly growing village in a conurbation with Broxburn to the east, Dechmont to the west and the major town of Livingston to the south west. Uphall is 30 miles from Glasgow and 14 miles from Edinburgh in the Scottish Lowlands. Uphall has a public golf course and a selection of public houses including The Volunteer Arms, The Oatridge Hotel, Houston House Hotel.
Administrative CountyWest Lothian
Traditional CountyWest Lothian
OS GridNT0571
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityLothian and Borders

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

Uphall, par. and vil. with ry. sta., Linlithgowshire - par. (containing the town of Broxburn), 4541 ac., pop. 4812; vil., on Brox Burn, 1½ mile W. of Broxburn and 1 mile N. of its sta., which is 5¾ miles NE. of Bathgate and 13½ SW. of Edinburgh, pop. (including Upper Uphall) 591; P.O., T.O.; has large paraffin works.

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