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Fallside Military Encampment

I was looking at this old 1773 map of Blantyre area and happened to glance over the boundary beyond where Calderglen would be, towards Redlees and Newton. I was surprised to see something marked “Fallside Military Encampment” just beyond Spittal. Although this is marked slightly outwith Blantyre Parish, I wondered if anybody knows anything about […]