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Classification and Statistics

Settlement Type: small town
Population (2001): 6354    
(1991): 6518
(1981): 6035
(1971): 4611
(1961): 4004
(1901): 3581
(Municipal Burgh)
(1881): 3651
(1871): 3422
(1861): 3517
(1851): 3038
(1841): 3013

Tourist Rating: One Star
Text of Entry Updated: 22-MAY-2007

Latitude: 56.0019°N Longitude: 2.5178°W
National Grid Reference: NT 678 789
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References and Further Reading
Groome, Francis H. (ed.) (1882) Ordnance Gazetteer of Scotland. Vol 1-6. Thomas C. Jack, Grange Publishing Works, Edinburgh
McWilliam, Colin (1978) The Buildings of Scotland: Lothian except Edinburgh. Penguin Books Ltd., Harmondsworth, Middlesex

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