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Livingston, West Lothian

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Livingston, West Lothian

Administrative CountyWest Lothian
Traditional CountyMidlothian
OS GridNT0668
OS Settlement ClassificationTown
Police AuthorityLothian and Borders
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLothian and Borders
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLothian and Borders
Ambulance AuthorityScottish
Dialling code01506
Population63,160 (2008)

Other names by which Livingston, West Lothian has been known in the past


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

Livingstone, par. and vil. with ry. sta., Linlithgowshire - par., 5362 ac., pop. 1434; vil., on river Almond, 1½ mile SE. of its ry. sta., which is 3 miles E. of Bathgate; P.O.; has oilworks; to the E. of the vil. stood an old peel-tower which was garrisoned by Edward I.; the district gave the title of baron to the Livingstones, Earls of Linlithgow.

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