Morningside, North Lanarkshire

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Morningside
Morningside Road, Morningside - South West View - Construction Work - geograph.org.uk - 771125.jpg
Morningside Road, Morningside
Morningside is located in North Lanarkshire
Morningside
Morningside
Location within North Lanarkshire
OS grid referenceNS829555
Council area
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CountryScotland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townWISHAW
Postcode districtML2
Dialling code01698
PoliceScottish
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EU ParliamentScotland
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55°46′41″N 3°52′02″W / 55.778°N 3.8671°W / 55.778; -3.8671Coordinates: 55°46′41″N 3°52′02″W / 55.778°N 3.8671°W / 55.778; -3.8671

Morningside is a small village in North Lanarkshire, Scotland. It is located around 1 kilometre (0.62 mi) south of Newmains, and 3.5 kilometres (2.2 mi) east of Wishaw. Morningside's population is around 1,000 people.[citation needed] It is a former coal mining village, and formerly had two railway stations.[1] Today, Morningside mainly consists of a modern housing estate with more older houses along the main road.

Schools[edit]

Morningside Primary School is located on School Road, in the north of the village, and had a roll of 146 in session 2010/2011.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Wilsontown Morningside and Coltness Railway". RAILSCOT. Retrieved 1 May 2012.
  2. ^ "Morningside Primary". North Lanarkshire Council. Retrieved 1 May 2012.

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