Craigton, Glasgow

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Craigton
Scottish Gaelic: Baile Chreig
Scots: Craigtoun
Craigton is located in Glasgow council area
Craigton
Craigton
 Craigton shown within Glasgow
OS grid reference NS543643
Council area Glasgow City Council
Lieutenancy area Glasgow
Country Scotland
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town GLASGOW
Postcode district G52
Dialling code 0141
Police Scottish
Fire Scottish
Ambulance Scottish
EU Parliament Scotland
UK Parliament Glasgow South West
Scottish Parliament Glasgow Pollok
List of places
UK
Scotland
Glasgow

Coordinates: 55°50′59″N 4°19′44″W / 55.8498°N 4.3289°W / 55.8498; -4.3289

This article is about the suburb of Glasgow. For other uses, see Craigton.
Craigton Road

Formerly farming land for the Township of Govan, Craigton (Gaelic: Baile Chreig) is a residential suburb in the southwest of the Scottish city of Glasgow. It borders Bellahouston Park, Cardonald and Govan. It has a primary school, Craigton Primary School, a small industrial estate and a number of shops lining Paisley Road West. Craigton Cemetery is immediately to the west of Craigton and was opened in 1873.