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English nameHyndland
Gaelic nameno Gaelic form

Location and type of place name

LocationPartick, Glasgow
Local authorityGlasgow City ~ Baile Ghlaschu
Parish post 1891
County post 1891City of Glasgow ~ Baile Ghlaschu
Topographical feature typeSettlement ~ Tuineachadh
Post townGLASGOW
Postcode areaG12
OS sheet number342
OS grid referenceNS5567
Type of namePlace ~ Àite


Element meaning
Element typedirection

External Resources

OS maps

Further Information

Language notes
Hydland 1654 Blaeu map Lennox
Hind Land 1747-55 Roy
Hindland 1795 Richardson

"Name dates back to the Medieval period; Hind Land, belonging to the bishops of Glasgow." Foreman, 98/9

"Formed on the lands of the na?, which means the land at the back i.e. from the River Clyde." Macintosh, Glasgow Streets E-I, 1036

Hyndland Street was formerly known as The Cross Loan.
Additional infoThis name applies to:
Hyndland Street ~ Sràid Hyndland
Hyndland Road ~ Rathad Hyndland
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