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561-castle, 106_ house, 548_-vil- | Dalserf, Ferry of, 718—parish of, 719
of, 560

- village of, 726
Cartlane Crags, scenery of, 4-bridge, 24 Darngaber, ruins of the castle of, 270
Castlehill, remains of the, 13

David I., gift of Govan by, to St Mus.
Cathkin hill, 597
Caves at Borland, 850

Dalzell burn, 445_family of, 449
Chancellor of Shieldbill, family of, 42 house, 453_old church of, destroyed,
Chapelhill, 345-iron works, 796

465.parish of, 442
Chapel Rone, 733

Decbmont, ancient customs connected
Character and habits of the people, 34, with, 417

44, 97, 293, 347, 527, 540, 586, 603, Defeat of Edward I. by Wallace at Big-

694, 739, 793, 8-22, 894
Church building society, institution and Deluge, traces of the, 7
operations of, 904

Devonshaw hill, 806
Churches and chapels connected with Dissenters and Dissenting chapels, 26,

the Establishment, 25, 38, 46, 61, 73, 38, 47, 62, 90, 98, 247, 289, 351, 368.
89, 98, 246, 286, 299, 310, 325, 338, 394, 439, 475, 490, 512, 532, 561,
350, 368, 394, 411 438, 464, 475, 593, 605, 615, 633, 714, 739, 752,
490, 512, 531, 545, 561, 592, 605, 755, 800, 864, 899
615, 631, 665, 711, 751, 799, 839, Dolphinton, parish of, 49
863, 871, 875, 899

Doomster hill, 690
Cleland testimonial, the, 226

Double dikes, encampment at, 471
Climate. See Meteorology.

Douglas ancient monuments in the
Clyde, the, 4, 196, 315, 419, 942_dues church of, 491-castle of, 481, 483

on the at Glasgow, 198---falls of, 5, -family of, 483—parish of, 477-
936-—improvements of, 196, 946– village of, 488—water, 479
tides in, 239—tributaries to, 913 Druidical remains at Aronbolm, 295
union of with the Tweed, 942

Drumclog, battle of, 304
Coal-fields and collieries, 257, 420, 480, Drumsargard, ruins of the Castle of, 429

566, 446, 610, 625, 643, 672, 723, Duneaton, river, 499
774, 796, 881

Dungarvel hill, 93
Coal-fields, general observations on, 949 Dunsyre hill, 64-parish of, 64
Coal, cannel, of Auchinheath, 951 Earnock house, 274
Cochrane, Lord, early lite of, 267 East Kilbride, parish of, 877
Cock-fighting, prevalence of, in Glasgow, Easton, remarkable spring at, 65
211

Ecclesiastical statistics. See Churches,
Coltness house, 617

Education, statistics of, 26, 38, 47, 62,
Constantine, King of Cornwall, settles 74, 91, 99, 176, 247, 290, 300,
at Govan, 675

311, 325, 338, 351, 368, 395, 413,
Couthalley Castle, ruins of, 83

440, 466, 475, 494, 513, 532, 515,
Covenant, renewal of the, at Auchen 561, 594, 606, 622, 633, 667, 715,
saugh, 479, 485

757, 801, 842, 864, 871, 875, 899
Covenanters, armed assemblage of, at Educational Society of Glasgow, 914

Rutherglen, 380—defeat of by Lam Eldrig hill, 878

bert, 265—persecution of, 296 Elsrickle, village of, 862
Covington and Thankerton, united pa Episcopacy, reception of, in Glasgow,
rishes of, 872

117
Covington, village of, 875

Extensive fire at Hamilton, 266
Craignethan castle, ruins of, 33

Fairs and markets, 29, 91, 248, 293, 339,
Craneloch, the, 66

371, 396, 415, 475, 496, 514, 596,
Crawfordjohn, parish of, 497

607, 634, 763
Crawford, castle of, 331-parish of, 327 Fatlips castle, ruins of, 870
- village of, 337

Fire, destructive, in Glasgow in 1677,
Crime, statistics of, 214, 292

118_at Hamilton, 266
Cromwell visits Glasgow, 116

Fleming, family of, 359
Cullen, Dr, 628_birth-place of, 267 Forfar, family of, 814
Culter, parish of, 340

Forth and Clyde Canal, the, 202
Customs, ancient, preserved in Ruther Fossil remains found in the coal forma.
glen, 383

tions, 572
Dairy husbandry, 87, 409, 435, 486, 743, Foulis or Faulls, the celebrated printers,
861, 897

133

Friendly societies, 27, 39, 47, 74, 99, Gorbals, Barony of the, 698

300, 312, 371, 396, 414, 466, 496, Gordon of Earlston martyred, 295
514, 594, 760, 865, 900

Govan, iron-works of, 696--parish of,
Garion house, 617

668—village of, 693
Garnkirk railway, the, 205_clay, 402 Grahame, Isabella,birth-place of, 26
Gartsherrie, collieries of, 643-church Haddington, First Earl of, 649
of, 665

Haggs Castle, ruins of, 691
Gas, inflammable, issuing from the rock, Halbar, Castle of, 581
402

Hamilton, Anne, bequest by, 617
General Assembly of 1638, proceedings Hamilton, Gavin, the painter, 628
of, 115

Hamilton, James, mortification by, 802
Geology and mineralogy, 6, 31, 52, 66, Hamilton bridge, 285–family of, 267

77, 94, 104, 243, 256, 302, 316, 329, -palace of, 271---parish of, 249
342, 356, 378, 401, 420, 445, 470, town of, 283
479, 499, 519, 537, 551, 566, 599, Harelaw cairn, 891
610, 624, 642, 671, 723, 772, 811, Holytown, village of, 799
849, 881

Hospitals, Aikman's, 291-the Dukes',
Geology and mineralogy, general, of the 291
county, 945

Hot-blast, as applied to iron-smelting-
Glasford, parish of, 294—population of 159, 660_improvements of, 661
297

House in which Wallace was betrayed,
Glasgow, city of, 101_banks, 220- site of, 407

benevolent institutions, 185—bills of Howison of Hyndford, mortification by,
mortality, 122—botanic garden, 175 28
-calico-printing, 149--cathedral, 208 Hunter, Dr John, birth-place of, 890
-chemical works in or connected Hunterian Museum, the, 175
with, 165-church accommodation, Hutchison, George, bequest by, 715
188_church building society, opera- Hyndford Bridge, 24
tions of, 904_civic economy, 211– Inglis, Arthur, shot by Claverhouse, 621
civil history, 105—classification of po- Inns and ale-houses, and their demora-
pulation, 125-climate, 103-com- lizing effects, 29, 40, 92, 100, 300,
merce, 130—consumption of spirits, 312, 326, 339, 371, 396, 415, 467,
195-cotton manufactures, 140—cri- 496, 514, 534, 596, 634, 667, 763,
minal statistics, 214_educational sta- 804, 844, 866, 872, 900
tistics, 178_educational society, 914 Ironworks, Carnbroe, 797-Chapel-
-flour mills, 206—gas lighting and ball, 796—Govan, 696— Monkland,
companies, 163--grammar school, 177 658_Shotts, 611,630_- Wilsontown,
-history, 105–of the cotton manu- 78
facture in, 140_increase of Roman Iron works, general sketch of, 947
Catholics, 193, 902_introduction of Kilbride, East, parish of, 877_village
printing, 131-iron works and iron of, 889, 898
trade, 158--libraries, public, 183 Kittock water, 879
management of the poor, 183—manu- Kype water, 31, 302
factures, 138--markets, 206—mecha- Lammingtoune, castle of, 819-village
nic's institute, 180—newspapers pub- of, 835
lished, 182–Normal seminary, 915– Lang loch, the, 3
origin of the name, 234-poor, ma- Lanark, New, mills and village, 3, 22
nagement, 183—-population at various Lanark, parish of, 1-patronage of, 24
periods, 129-classification of, 125- - ministers of from 1562, 25-town
Protestant association, formed, 901— of, 233
religious destitution, 907 — religious Lanarkshire, agriculture of, 955-culti-
state in sixteenth century, 922-riots vation of, 936-general appearance
in during 1787, 120.-— Roman Catho- of, 935—-geology and mineralogy of,
lics, 193, 902— schools, 178_ See of, 945-bills in, 953_-lakes in, 945-
instituted, 105_sessional schools, 918 manufactures of, 958 --meteorology
-stage coaches connected with, 205

of, 953—principal families connected
-state of society in at various pe- with, 956--tabular view of ecclesias.
riods, 227_theatre and theatricals, tical state of, 960_-of extent and cul-
210_University, its establishment by tivation of parishes, 962
Nicolas V. 171—its endowment, 171 | Larkhall, village of, 749
-chartered by James VI., 172_its Laurie, tutor of Blackwood, 33
constitution, 172

Leadhills, mines and village of, 333

mers, 110

Learmont, Major, of Newholm, 56 with 658, 948_ironstone of, where

commands the Covenanters cavalry at wrought, 646-quarries, 648
Pentland, 56

Monuments, ancient, in Douglas church,
Leechman, Principal, 404

491
Lee House, 18

Mouse river, the, 2, 519
Lee-penny, the, and superstition con Muir, Thomas, the political Reformer,
nected with it, 16

birth-place of, 405
Leighton, Archbishop, 618

Muirhouse, 621
Lesmahagow Abbey, burned by Edward Neilson's bot blast, applied to iron-
III. 33-parish of, 30

smelting, 159, 660
Libberton and Quothquhan, united pa Normal Seminary at Glasgow, 915
rishes of, 41

Old Church of Lanark, ruins of tbe, 14
Libraries and literature, 27, 39, 47, 63, Olifard, the justiciary of Lothial, 53,

91, 99, 183, 247, 290, 312, 334, 369, 778
496, 514, 562, 594, 623, 633, 667, Orbiston, experimental social establish-
759, 802, 865, 872, 900

ment at, 780
Lickprivick, Castle of, 891

Orchards, the Clydesdale, 278, 457,
Lindsay of Dunrode, family of, 886 589, 615, 744
Lochs, various, in Calder, 400

Organic and fossil remains, 952
Lockhart, family of, 579

Osmond stone, the, 883
Long Calderwood, village of, 890 Owen's experimental institution, 780
Lowther bills, the, 54, 327

Paisley and Ardrossan Canal, the, 2014
Macdonald of Kimlochmoidart, taken Paupers and pauperism. See Poor

prisoner on his way to join the Pre Pease tree, the, 10
tender, 33

Penances instituted by the early Refor-
Machar muir, 741
M.Kail, Hugh, tutor at Coltness, 618 Pettinain, parish of, 535—patronage of,
Macmillan, Rev. John, 734

545
Mains Castle, ruins of, 891

Plague, ravages of the, in Glasgow, 107,
Maitland Club, establishment of the, 183 693, 706
Manufactures_cambric, 282_cotton, Plantations and planting, 469, 478,551,

22, 140, 322, 488, 696, 747-lace, 630, 729, 743, 824, 895
282— muslin, 437 - Iniscellaneous, Polmadie, hospital of, 687
531, 747

Poniel water, the, 31
Maple-tree, remarkable, at Culter, 343 Poor, management of the, 28, 39, 47,
March burn, the, 848

63, 74, 91, 100, 183, 248, 291, 300,
Marlage collieries, 723

312, 326, 339, 352, 369, 391, 414,
Mauldslee Law, 564

441, 467, 475, 496, 514, 533, 546,
Maxwell of Calderwood, family of, 886 562, 595, 607, 622, 633, 667, 718
Maxweltown, village of, 898

761, 803, 843, 865, 872, 876, 900
Medwyn river, the, 42, 60, 66, 846 Popery, progress of, in Glasgow, 193, 92
Melville, Andrew, accused of attempting Population returns, 19, 31, 43, 58, 70,

to destroy Glasgow Cathedral, 675— 84, 95, 125, 129, 244, 275, 297, 305,
ordained the first minister of Govan, 312, 331, 346, 364, 385, 106, 431,
675

454, 473, 485, 504, 526, 540, 555,
Meteorology and climate, 2, 31, 41, 49, 585, 602, 621, 629, 651, 693, 736,

65, 103, 242, 251, 301, 314, 328, 789, 821, 860, 870, 875, 892
341, 355, 377, 417, 470, 478, 499, Popuhtion, character of the, 19, 44, 95,
536, 549, 565, 598, 638, 669, 720, 306, 347, 454, 506, 527, 540, 586,
767, 809, 848, 880

694, 739, 793, 822, 894
Meteorology and climate, general, of the Produce. See Agriculture
county, 953

Protestant Association of Glasgow, its
Michael Scott, tradition regarding, 342 formation, 901
Milton bridge, 751

Powmillon water, 879
Mineralogy. See Geology and Coalfields. Quarries, Auchinbeath, 18
Moats, ancient, near Biggar, 362

Quarries, freestone, 280, 423, 530, 590,
Monkland Canal, 203, 664

648, 725, 796, 898
Monkland, New, parish of, 242, popu Quarries, limestone, 21, 316, 530, 569,
lation of, 244

850, 881, 898
Monkland, Old, parish of 635--collieries Quarries, slate, 333

of 642-furnaces in or connected Quaw, ruins of the Castle of, 13

Railways — the Ayr, 700—the Garn-

kirk, 205, 411-the Greenock, 700
-the Kirkintilloch, 411-the Wishaw

and Coltness, 467, 798
Ramsay, Allan, birth-place of, 330
Raploch, remarkable yew at, 729
Ravages of the plague in Glasgow and

Gorbals, 107, 693, 706
Rebels, capture of a detachment of, in

1745, 821
Red-burn, the, 315
Reid of Nellfield, bequest by, 595
Religious Instruction Commission, Re-

port of, on Glasgow, 909
Ringsdale Castle, ruins of, 471
Rising of the Radicals in 1819, 601
Roman Catholics, increase of, in Glas-

gow, 193, 902
Roman bath at Carstairs, remains of, 554
Roman camps — on Boadsberry hill,

331-at Castlemilk, 601-at Corbie-
hall, 553-at Keirhill, 57—near La-
nark, 13—at Libberton, 43—Petti-

nain, 539— Whitehill, &c. 817
Roman remains—urns, tripods, coins,

&c. 13, 69, 363, 407
Roman roads, 303, 451, 554, 580, 601

-wall, the, 407
Rosebank, village of, 748
Roy, General, birth-place of, 12
Rutherglen bridge, 398--castle of, 374

old church of, 391-parish of, 373

town of, 389
St Ninian's Hospital, 688—spring, 809
St Rollox, chemical works of, 163
Salmon fisheries on the Clyde, 696
Sarcophagus, ancient, found in Dalzell

church, 453
Savings banks, 28, 39, 221, 312, 533,

594, 633, 717, 865, 900
Scot, James, mortification by, 876
Scott, Michael, tradition regarding, 342
Schools, parochial. See Education
Schools, Sessional, in Glasgow, 918
School, Normal, 915
Shotts ironworks, 611, 630—parish of,

624—village of, 631
Singular tenure of the Lockhart fami-

ly, 91
Smeton, Rev. Thomas, 677
Smith, William, shot for adherence to

the Covenant, 628
Smyllum Park, 18
Socialismo, attempted establishment of,

780
Societies—church building, 904—edu-

cational, 914
Societies, friendl and benefit. See

Friendly
Sommerville, Alexander, of Dolphinton,

62

South Calder river, 608
Springs, mineral, 243, 316, 329, 565,

772
Springs, petrifying, 329, 341
Stage coaches connected with Glasgow,

205
Steam engine, bistory of, 138—applica-

tion of to propelling vessels, 200-

factories of, 140
Steam-vessel, first iron launched, 240
Steam-vessels plying on the Clyde, 201
Stewart of Allanton, family of, 619
Stewart of Coliness, family of, 617
Stewart, Sir Mathew, of Minto, 110
Stone-coffin dug up at Hamilton farm,

383_at Shotts, 320
Stonehouse, parish of, 468—village of,

474
Strathaven, town of, 308_castle of, 309
Sword of the Black Douglas 484
Symington, parish of, 867
Tabular view of ecclesiastical state of

the county, 960—of the extent and

cultivation of the parishes, 962
Tairth, water of, 52
Templars, establishment of the, at Cha-

pelhill, 345
Thankerton Bridge, 875
Tbom, Mrs, bequest of library to pa-

rish of Govan, 717
Tile-draining, 897
Tile-works-at Wishaw and Coltness

611-at Springbank, 898
Tiller-burn, the, 772
Tinto.bill, 93, 518
Tod-holes, ruins of the castle of, 69
Torrance, ancient parish of, 887
Tothorl castle, remains of, 484
Tripod, ancient, dug up at Borland, 854
Tumulus, ancient, at Earnock, 270
Uddingstone, village of, 796
Union Canal, the, 204
Ure's history of Rutherglen, 885
Urns, ancient, 320, 331, 472
Veitch, William, the Covenanter, 69
Waddell, Mrs, bequest of, 716
Wages, rates of, 22, 36, 44, 59, 71, 87,

97, 281, 333, 348, 388, 455, 507, 528,
541, 591, 604, 630, 698, 746, 829,

871, 875
Wallace, Sir William, 11, 12, 107_de.

feats Edward I. at Biggar, 358 –
descendants of, 812—relics of, 16—

scene of his betrayal, 407
Walston, parish of, 846—village of, 862
Wandell and Lammingtoune, united pa-

rishes of, 805
White Cart, river, 879
White Inch, improvements at, 695
Whiteloch, the, 77
Wilkie's plough, manufactory of, 796

Wilson, James, execution of, for Rebel-

lion, 305
Wilson, Mrs, mortuication by, 28
Wilsontown iron-work, 78
Windgate bouse, ruins of, 819
Wishaw house, 616
Wiston and Roberton, united parishes of

93

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Witchcraft, ordinance relating to, 116
Woodhall house, 783
Woods. See Plantations
Zoology, 8, 67, 260, 302, 319, 358, 424,

447, 480, 500, 521, 538, 551, 576,

611, 627, 672, 727, 776, 811, 851
Zoology, general, of the county, 933

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