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Bothwell Road, Railings at Hamilton College of Education

A Category B Listed Building in Hamilton, South Lanarkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.7827 / 55°46'57"N

Longitude: -4.0467 / 4°2'48"W

OS Eastings: 271740

OS Northings: 656267

OS Grid: NS717562

Mapcode National: GBR 015K.PX

Mapcode Global: WH4QP.TX5B

Entry Name: Bothwell Road, Railings at Hamilton College of Education

Listing Date: 19 September 1979

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 378738

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB34488

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Hamilton

County: South Lanarkshire

Town: Hamilton

Electoral Ward: Hamilton North and East

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

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Description

1834, presumably designed by David Hamilton, cast by
Shotts Iron Co. Made for Hamilton Palace and later
removed to present site. 5 panels of railings set in
slim square plan concrete dies. Each panel has 11-bay
Ionic baluster shaped pilaster arcade with pendant
swags, acanthus leaves and anthemia at the base of the
pilaster, band of diamonds of alternating widths over
balls at bottom and circles of rosettes centered over
arches and trefoil rail at top.

Statement of Interest

Opposite the <> of Caird Street

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