Drumry

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Drumry (Scots: Drumrey or Drumrye;[1] Scottish Gaelic: Druim Ruighe)[2] is a district in the Scottish town of Clydebank, split into North and South Drumry by Drumry Road. To the south, bounded by the North Clyde Railway line Great Western Road and the Forth and Clyde Canal is the housing estate of Linnvale, constructed in 1950s.[3]

In 2003 it was named the second most deprived area in Scotland by the Scottish Executive.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ The Online Scots Dictionary
  2. ^ List of railway station names in English, Scots and Gaelic – NewsNetScotland Archived 22 January 2013 at the Wayback Machine
  3. ^ https://web.archive.org/web/20071214235845/http://www.theclydebankstory.com/story_TCSA04.php
  4. ^ "Glasgow tops 'most deprived' list". BBC News Scotland. 27 February 2003. Retrieved 23 May 2012.


Coordinates: 55°54′32″N 4°23′27″W / 55.90889°N 4.39083°W / 55.90889; -4.39083