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English nameBurnside
Gaelic nameTaobh an Uillt
Meaning

Location and type of place name

LocationGlasgow
Local authorityGlasgow City ~ Baile Ghlaschu
Parish post 1891
County post 1891City of Glasgow ~ Baile Ghlaschu
Topographical feature typeSettlement ~ Tuineachadh
Post townGLASGOW
Postcode areaG73
OS sheet number342
OS grid referenceNS619602
Type of namePlace ~ Àite

Elements

Element meaningG taobh ~ `side'; allt ~ burn 
Element type

External Resources

OS maps
Pronunciation

Further Information

Language notesG nom. sg. taobh, masc. ‘side’ + gen. sg. masc. def. art. an + gen. of G G sg. allt, masc. ‘burn’  
Sources
Burnside 1820 Thomson
 
Additional infoAinslie’s map of the Southern part of Scotland does not mention this name, but shows a settlement called Blairburn nearby. 
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