BOGHEAD, a village, in the parish of Lesmahago, Upper ward of the county of Lanark; containing 198 inhabitants. It is in the northern part of the parish, and on the road between Lesmahago and Strathaven.

A Topographical dictionary of Scotland. . 1856.

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  • Boghead — infobox UK place country = Scotland official name= Boghead population = Approximately 200 unitary scotland = South Lanarkshire os grid reference=NS775415 lieutenancy scotland= map type=Scotland latitude=55.651540 longitude= 3.948315 post town =… …   Wikipedia

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  • boghead coal — ˈbägˌhed noun also boghead Usage: often capitalized B Etymology: from Boghead, West Lothian, Scotland : a cannel coal in which algal remains predominate and which is valuable as a source of paraffin oils and gas * * * /bog hed / compact… …   Useful english dictionary

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