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Historic Govan archaeology and development by Chris Dalglish

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Published by Council for British Archaeology, Historic Scotland in York, Edinburgh .
Written in English


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Other titlesGovan :
StatementChris Dalglish and Stephen T. Driscoll ; with contributions by Irene Maver, Norman F. Shead and Ingrid Shearer
ContributionsDriscoll, Stephen T., Maver, Irene, Shead, Norman F., Shearer, Ingrid, Council for British Archaeology, Historic Scotland, Scottish Burgh Survey
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDA890.G6 D35 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 173 p. :
Number of Pages173
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24527054M
ISBN 101902771621
ISBN 109781902771625
LC Control Number2010398501
OCLC/WorldCa320801095

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  The industrialisation of Govan brought with it a range of social issues which are explored, including recent work to revitalise the post-industrial townscape. This book is part of the Scottish Burgh Survey - a series funded by Historic Scotland designed to identify the archaeological potential of Scotland's historic : The industrialisation of Govan brought with it a range of social issues which are explored, including recent work to revitalise the post-industrial townscape. This book is part of the Scottish Burgh Survey - a series funded by Historic Scotland designed to identify the archaeological potential of Scotland's historic towns.5/5(1). The book includes an early history of Govan village and a history of Govan Burgh before its amalgamation with Glasgow in Govan Rhymes and Other Poems. Govan Rhymes and Other Poems By The Late John Murray, Whitefield Works, Govan. Published by John Cossar, Govan in Book of poetry including the poem "Iron Brew" 95 pages. 1 A History of Govan to Although the first written mention of the River Clyde (the Clota) was not until the Roman author Tacitus i wrote his „Agricola’ in AD 98, we know from the evidence of Monolithic stones and Neolithic canoes that people were living and working in that areaFile Size: KB.

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