Cathcart, New


Cathcart, New
   CATHCART, NEW, a village, in the parish of Cathcart, county of Renfrew, ½ a mile (W.) from Old Cathcart; containing 280 inhabitants. This village is of very modern date, and is indebted for its origin to the opening of a new line of road into the county of Ayr, which is carried over the river Cart, near this place, by a neat bridge, erected in 1800. The inhabitants were greatly increased in number, by the opening of a coal-mine, in the immediate vicinity, in which the greater portion of them were employed; but this has recently been suspended in its operation.

A Topographical dictionary of Scotland. . 1856.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Cathcart (disambiguation) — Cathcart may refer to:Places*Cathcart, a place in Scotland *Cathcart, Eastern Cape, South Africa *Cathcart, Washington, United States *Cathcart, New South Wales, AustraliaPeople*Andrew Cathcart Bogle, a British recipient of the Victoria Cross… …   Wikipedia

  • New Hampshire Fisher Cats — Founded in 1994 Manchester, New Hampshire Team Logo …   Wikipedia

  • Cathcart — ( Coille Chart in Gaelic) is an area of Glasgow between Mount Florida, King s Park, Muirend and Newlands. The River Cart flows through it.Originally part of the Burgh of Govan in Renfrewshire, most of the ancient parish was annexed by the City of …   Wikipedia

  • Cathcart —    CATHCART, a parish, partly in the Lower ward of the county of Lanark, but chiefly in the Upper ward of the county of Renfrew; including the villages of New and Old Cathcart, Clarkston, Crosshill, Crossmy loof, Hanginshaw, Langside, Millbridge …   A Topographical dictionary of Scotland

  • New Zealand general election, 1996 — 1993 ← members October 12, 1996 (1996 10 12) …   Wikipedia

  • Cathcart Wason — (John) Cathcart Wason (17 Nov1849 ndash; 19 Apr 1921) was a Scottish farmer and politician who served as a Member of Parliament in two countries: first in New Zealand and then in Scotland, after the failure of his colonial ventures. An unusually… …   Wikipedia

  • Cathcart railway station — Infobox UK station name = Cathcart other name = code = CCT caption = manager = First ScotRail locale = Cathcart borough = Glasgow platforms = 2 pte = Strathclyde Partnership for Transport usage0203 = 0.310 usage0405 = 0.360 usage0506 = 0.375… …   Wikipedia

  • Cathcart Wight-Boycott — Infobox Military Person name= Cathcart Michael Wight Boycott lived= 18 August 1910 – December 1998 (aged 88) placeofbirth=Bridgenorth, Shropshire, England placeofdeath=Taunton, Somerset, England caption= nickname= allegiance=flag|United Kingdom… …   Wikipedia

  • New York City Subway — Die MTA New York City Subway, auch „New York Subway“ oder einfach „Subway“ genannt, ist das U Bahn Netz von New York City. Es wurde am 27. Oktober 1904 eröffnet und zählt damit zu den ältesten der Welt. Mit 26 Linien,… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • New York Subway — Die MTA New York City Subway, auch „New York Subway“ oder einfach „Subway“ genannt, ist das städtische U Bahn Netz der US amerikanischen Stadt New York City. Sie wurde am 27. Oktober 1904 offiziell eröffnet und zählt damit zu den ältesten U… …   Deutsch Wikipedia


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.