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Index Shawfield

The industrial/commercial Shawfield area of the Royal Burgh of Rutherglen in Scotland is located in the north of the town. [1]

89 relations: A. & J. Inglis, A74(M) and M74 motorways, Albert Bridge, Glasgow, Albright and Wilson, Art Deco, Art UK, Bridgeton, Glasgow, Cambuslang, CamGlen Radio, Carcinogen, Carmyle, Church Times, Claud Hamilton, 1st Lord Paisley, Clutha ferry, Clyde F.C., County Durham, Daily Record (Scotland), Dalmarnock, Dalmarnock railway station, Daniel Campbell (died 1753), Debate (parliamentary procedure), Eastfield, South Lanarkshire, Elementis, Erin Brockovich (film), Freedom of the City, Glasgow, Glasgow East End Regeneration Route, Glasgow Green, Gordon Brown, Greggs, Greyhound racing in the United Kingdom, Hamilton Low Parks Museum, Hexavalent chromium, House of Commons of the United Kingdom, House of Lords, Industrial park, Islay, James Hamilton, 2nd Earl of Abercorn, James White (1812–1884), John White, 1st Baron Overtoun, Keir Hardie, LabourList, Lesser Hampden, Member of parliament, MV Nelcebee, MY Lady of the Lake, MY Raven, Oatlands, Glasgow, Overtoun House, Partick, ..., Police Scotland, Polmadie, Potassium dichromate, PS Brighton, PS Lune (1892), ResearchGate, River Clyde, Robert Cleghorn, Rosebery Park, Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland, Rutherglen, Rutherglen (Scottish Parliament constituency), Rutherglen and Hamilton West (UK Parliament constituency), Rutherglen Bridge, Rutherglen Glencairn F.C., Rutherglen Reformer, Sabbath in Christianity, Scottish Cup, Scottish Junior Football Association, Sewage treatment, Shawfield Amateurs F.C., Shawfield F.C., Shawfield Stadium, South Lanarkshire, Southern Necropolis, Steamboat, Stewarts & Lloyds, Thomas Lipton, Thomas Morison Legge, Tommy McAvoy, Toryglen, Tributary, Trinity High School, Rutherglen, Walter Campbell of Shawfield, Weir, West Coast Main Line, William James Chrystal, Works team, 2014 Commonwealth Games. Expand index (39 more) »

A. & J. Inglis

A & J Inglis, Ltd, was a shipbuilding firm founded by Anthony Inglis and his brother John, engineers and shipbuilders in Glasgow, Scotland in 1862.

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A74(M) and M74 motorways

The A74(M) and M74 form a major motorway in the United Kingdom, mainly in Scotland, with a short section in England.

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Albert Bridge, Glasgow

Albert Bridge is a road bridge spanning the River Clyde in Glasgow, Scotland near to Glasgow Green.

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Albright and Wilson

Albright and Wilson was founded in 1856 as a United Kingdom manufacturer of potassium chlorate and white phosphorus for the match industry.

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Art Deco

Art Deco, sometimes referred to as Deco, is a style of visual arts, architecture and design that first appeared in France just before World War I. Art Deco influenced the design of buildings, furniture, jewelry, fashion, cars, movie theatres, trains, ocean liners, and everyday objects such as radios and vacuum cleaners.

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Art UK

Art UK is a registered charity in the United Kingdom, previously known as the Public Catalogue Foundation.

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Bridgeton, Glasgow

Bridgeton (Brigtoun, Baile na Drochaid) is a district to the east of Glasgow city centre.

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Cambuslang (Cammuslang, from Camas Lang) is a suburban town on the south-eastern outskirts of Glasgow, Scotland.

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CamGlen Radio

CamGlen Radio is a local radio station based in Rutherglen.

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A carcinogen is any substance, radionuclide, or radiation that promotes carcinogenesis, the formation of cancer.

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Carmyle (An Càrn Maol) is a suburb in the east end of Glasgow, north of the River Clyde.

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Church Times

The Church Times is an independent Anglican weekly newspaper based in London and published in the United Kingdom on Fridays.

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Claud Hamilton, 1st Lord Paisley

Claud Hamilton, 1st Lord Paisley (Baptised 9 June 1546 – before 3 May 1621) was a Scottish politician.

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Clutha ferry

The Clutha ferry passenger harbour steamers provided a service running up and down the River Clyde in Glasgow, and were collectively known as Cluthas.

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Clyde F.C.

Clyde Football Club are a Scottish professional football club based in Cumbernauld, who play in Scottish League Two.

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County Durham

County Durham (locally) is a county in North East England.

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Daily Record (Scotland)

The Daily Record is a Scottish tabloid newspaper based in Glasgow.

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Dalmarnock (Dail Mheàrnaig) is a district in the Scottish city of Glasgow.

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Dalmarnock railway station

Dalmarnock railway station serves the area of Dalmarnock, Glasgow, Scotland.

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Daniel Campbell (died 1753)

Daniel Campbell (1671/2-1753), or Donald Campbell, of Shawfield and Islay, was a leading Glasgow merchant and Member of Parliament, nicknamed "Great Daniel" because of his size and great wealth.

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Debate (parliamentary procedure)

Debate in parliamentary procedure refers to discussion on the merits of a pending question; that is, whether it should or should not be agreed to.

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Eastfield, South Lanarkshire

Eastfield is a mainly residential district sandwiched between the South Lanarkshire industrial towns of Rutherglen and Cambuslang in the south-east of the Greater Glasgow urban area.

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Elementis plc is one of the UK's largest speciality chemicals and personal care businesses, with extensive operations in the United States, Europe and Asia.

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Erin Brockovich (film)

Erin Brockovich is a 2000 American biographical film directed by Steven Soderbergh and written by Susannah Grant.

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Freedom of the City

The Freedom of the City is an honour bestowed by a municipality upon a valued member of the community, or upon a visiting celebrity or dignitary.

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Glasgow (Glesga; Glaschu) is the largest city in Scotland, and third most populous in the United Kingdom.

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Glasgow East End Regeneration Route

The Glasgow East End Regeneration Route (EERR) is a new road in the East End of Glasgow, Scotland.

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Glasgow Green

Glasgow Green is a park in the east end of Glasgow, Scotland on the north bank of the River Clyde.

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Gordon Brown

James Gordon Brown (born 20 February 1951) is a British politician who was Prime Minister of the United Kingdom and Leader of the Labour Party from 2007 to 2010.

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Greggs plc is the largest bakery chain in the United Kingdom.

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Greyhound racing in the United Kingdom

Greyhound racing is a popular industry in Great Britain with attendances at around 3.2 million at over 5,750 meetings, in 2007 alone.

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Hamilton Low Parks Museum

The Low Parks Museum is located in Hamilton, South Lanarkshire, Scotland and traces the local history of South Lanarkshire through numerous exhibits on provincial industries and events of local historical importance.

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Hexavalent chromium

Hexavalent chromium (chromium(VI), Cr(VI), chromium 6) is any chemical compound that contains the element chromium in the +6 oxidation state (thus hexavalent).

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House of Commons of the United Kingdom

The House of Commons is the lower house of the Parliament of the United Kingdom.

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House of Lords

The House of Lords of the United Kingdom, also known as the House of Peers, is the upper house of the Parliament of the United Kingdom.

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Industrial park

An industrial park (also known as industrial estate, trading estate) is an area zoned and planned for the purpose of industrial development.

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Islay (Ìle) is the southernmost island of the Inner Hebrides of Scotland.

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James Hamilton, 2nd Earl of Abercorn

James Hamilton, 2nd Earl of Abercorn (c. 1604 – c. 1670) was a Scottish and Irish nobleman and peer.

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James White (1812–1884)

James White (1812–1884) was a Scottish lawyer, businessman and chemicals manufacturer.

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John White, 1st Baron Overtoun

John Campbell White, 1st Baron Overtoun JP, DL (21 November 1843 – 15 February 1908), was a Scottish chemical manufacturer, supporter of religious causes, philanthropist and Liberal politician.

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Keir Hardie

James Keir Hardie (15 August 185626 September 1915) was a Scottish socialist, politician, and trade unionist.

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LabourList is a British weblog supportive of, but independent of, the Labour Party, launched in 2009.

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Lesser Hampden

Lesser Hampden is a football stadium in Glasgow, Scotland, which is located immediately beside the western end of Hampden Park.

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Member of parliament

A member of parliament (MP) is the representative of the voters to a parliament.

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MV Nelcebee

The MV Nelcebee is an auxiliary schooner that served the South Australian coastal trade from 1893 to 1982.

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MY Lady of the Lake

The MY Lady of the Lake is a passenger vessel operating for Ullswater 'Steamers' on the lake of Ullswater in the English Lake District, where she has spent her entire working life.

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MY Raven

The MY Raven is a passenger vessel operating for Ullswater 'Steamers' on the lake of Ullswater in the English Lake District, where she has spent her entire working life.

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Oatlands, Glasgow

Oatlands is an area in the city of Glasgow, Scotland.

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Overtoun House

Overtoun House is a 19th-century country house and estate in West Dunbartonshire, Scotland.

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Partick (Pairtick, Pàrtaig) is an area of Glasgow on the north bank of the River Clyde, just across from Govan.

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Police Scotland

Police Scotland (Poileas Alba; Polis Scotland) – legally named the Police Service of Scotland – is the national police force of Scotland.

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Polmadie (lit is a district of Glasgow, the most populous city in Scotland. Polmadie is situated south of the River Clyde, and adjacent to the Gorbals. The most prominent landmark within Polmadie is the twin chimneys of a now disused waste incinerator plant operated by Glasgow City Council. Also located in the area is a large railway maintenance depot for Virgin Trains, which is the most northerly train stabling and maintenance area on the West Coast Main Line (WCML), since the line runs through Polmadie on its final approach into Glasgow Central railway station. The area was also home to BOC's industrial gases filling plant and main Scottish base, until this moved to a more modern facility in early 2007 to Cambuslang just outside Glasgow, in anticipation of the completion of the M74 Southern link and associated redevelopment of the surrounding area. The area is served directly by the M74 motorway, following its extension into the city centre which opened in June 2011.

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Potassium dichromate

Potassium dichromate, K2Cr2O7, is a common inorganic chemical reagent, most commonly used as an oxidizing agent in various laboratory and industrial applications. As with all hexavalent chromium compounds, it is acutely and chronically harmful to health. It is a crystalline ionic solid with a very bright, red-orange color. The salt is popular in the laboratory because it is not deliquescent, in contrast to the more industrially relevant salt sodium dichromate.Gerd Anger, Jost Halstenberg, Klaus Hochgeschwender, Christoph Scherhag, Ulrich Korallus, Herbert Knopf, Peter Schmidt, Manfred Ohlinger, "Chromium Compounds" in Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry, Wiley-VCH, Weinheim, 2005.

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PS Brighton

PS Brighton was a ferry constructed by Thomas B. Seath of Rutherglen in 1883 for the Sydney to Manly run.

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PS Lune (1892)

PS Lune was a paddle steamer passenger vessel operated by the Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway from 1892 to 1913.

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ResearchGate is a social networking site for scientists and researchers to share papers, ask and answer questions, and find collaborators.

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River Clyde

The River Clyde (Abhainn Chluaidh,, Watter o Clyde) is a river that flows into the Firth of Clyde in Scotland.

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Robert Cleghorn

Robert Cleghorn FRSE FFPSG PRMS (1755–1821) was a Scottish physician and pharmacologist.

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Rosebery Park

Rosebery Park was a football ground in the Oatlands district of Glasgow, Scotland.

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Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland

The Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland (RCAHMS) was an executive non-departmental public body of the Scottish Government, which was "sponsored" through Historic Scotland, an executive agency of the Scottish Government.

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Rutherglen (Ruglen) is a town in South Lanarkshire, Scotland.

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Rutherglen (Scottish Parliament constituency)

Rutherglen is a constituency of the Scottish Parliament (Holyrood).

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Rutherglen and Hamilton West (UK Parliament constituency)

Rutherglen and Hamilton West is a burgh constituency of the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom, which was created for the 2005 general election.

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Rutherglen Bridge

The Rutherglen Bridge or the Shawfield Bridge is a bridge which was built 1893-96, which crosses the River Clyde, in Scotland.

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Rutherglen Glencairn F.C.

Rutherglen Glencairn Football Club is a Scottish football club based in Rutherglen, South Lanarkshire, near Glasgow.

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Rutherglen Reformer

The Rutherglen Reformer is a newspaper covering the Royal Burgh of Rutherglen, South Lanarkshire, a former Glasgow City Council area.

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Sabbath in Christianity

Sabbath in Christianity is the inclusion or adoption in Christianity of a Sabbath day.

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Scottish Cup

The Scottish Football Association Challenge Cup,, Scottish Football Association.

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Scottish Junior Football Association

The Scottish Junior Football Association (SJFA) is an affiliated national association of the Scottish Football Association and is the governing body for the junior grade of football in Scotland.

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Sewage treatment

Sewage treatment is the process of removing contaminants from wastewater, primarily from household sewage.

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Shawfield Amateurs F.C.

Shawfield Amateurs Football Club were a Scottish football team located in the town of Rutherglen that competed in the Scottish Amateur Football League, and also the Scottish Cup in the 1940s and 1950s.

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Shawfield F.C.

Shawfield Football Club was a Scottish football team that competed in the Junior set-up and won the Scottish Junior Cup in 1946–47.

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Shawfield Stadium

Shawfield Stadium is a greyhound racing venue in the Shawfield district of the town of Rutherglen, South Lanarkshire, Scotland, located close to the boundary with Glasgow.

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South Lanarkshire

South Lanarkshire (Sooth Lanrikshire, Siorrachd Lannraig a Deas) is one of 32 unitary authorities of Scotland.

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Southern Necropolis

The Southern Necropolis is a cemetery in the Gorbals district of southern Glasgow, Scotland.

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A steamboat is a boat that is propelled primarily by steam power, typically driving propellers or paddlewheels.

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Stewarts & Lloyds

Stewarts & Lloyds was a steel tube manufacturer with its headquarters at Corby, Northamptonshire, England.

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Thomas Lipton

Sir Thomas Johnstone Lipton, 1st Baronet, KCVO (10 May 1848 – 2 October 1931) was a Scotsman of Irish parentage who was a self-made man, merchant, and yachtsman.

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Thomas Morison Legge

Sir Thomas Morison Legge CBE, Who Was Who, A & C Black, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing plc, 1920–2015; online edition, Oxford University Press, April 2014.

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Tommy McAvoy

Thomas McLaughlin McAvoy, Baron McAvoy, PC (born 14 December 1943) is a Scottish Labour Co-operative politician currently serving as Opposition Chief Whip in the House of Lords.

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Toryglen is a district in southern Glasgow, Scotland.

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A tributary or affluent is a stream or river that flows into a larger stream or main stem (or parent) river or a lake.

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Trinity High School, Rutherglen

Trinity High School is a Roman Catholic secondary school, currently, located in Eastfield, Rutherglen, Scotland near the city of Glasgow.

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Walter Campbell of Shawfield

Walter Campbell of Shawfield (1741 – 19 October 1816) as a Scottish landowner, advocate and Rector of Glasgow University.

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A weir or low head dam is a barrier across the horizontal width of a river that alters the flow characteristics of water and usually results in a change in the height of the river level.

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West Coast Main Line

The West Coast Main Line (WCML) is one of the most important railway corridors in the United Kingdom, connecting the major cities of London, Birmingham, Liverpool, Manchester, and Glasgow.

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William James Chrystal

William James Chrystal (20 May 1854–21 April 1921) was a Scottish chemist and partner in his family’s chemicals business J & J White Chemicals based in Rutherglen.

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Works team

A works team (sometimes factory team) is a sports team that is financed and run by a manufacturer or other business.

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2014 Commonwealth Games

The 2014 Commonwealth Games (Geamannan a' Cho-fhlaitheis 2014), officially known as the XX Commonwealth Games and commonly known as Glasgow 2014, (Glaschu 2014), was an international multi-sport event celebrated in the tradition of the Commonwealth Games as governed by the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF).

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