Cauldercruix

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Cauldercruix
Cauldercruix is locatit in North Lanrikshire
Cauldercruix
Cauldercruix
Location within North Lanrikshire
OS grid referenceNS8268
Cooncil aurie
Lieutenancy aurie
KintraScotland
Sovereign stateUnitit Kinrick
Post tounAIRDRIE
Postcode destrictML6
Diallin code01236
PoliceScots
FireScots
AmbulanceScots
EU PairlamentScotland
UK Pairlament
Scots Pairlament
Leet o places
UK
Scotland
55°53′N 3°53′W / 55.89°N 03.88°W / 55.89; -03.88Coordinates: 55°53′N 3°53′W / 55.89°N 03.88°W / 55.89; -03.88

Cauldercruix /ˌkɔːldərˈkrʊks/ is a semi-landwart veelage in North Lanrikshire, Scotland. The nearest major toun is Airdrie, 5 miles (8 km) tae the wast. The veelage is aboot 17 miles (27 km) east o Glesga an 30 miles (50 km) wast o Edinburgh. Caldercruix developit in the 19t century as the papermaking an minin industries grew. The veelage is situatit bi the North Caulder Watter an taks its name frae the bends or crooks (cruiks) in the river.

The local Kirk o Scotland congregation is the Cauldercruix an Longriggend Pairish Kirk.

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Cauldercruix railwey station wis built in 1863, on the Bathgate and Coatbridge Railway. The line closed tae passengers in Januar 1956, an reopened in Dizember 2010 as the Airdrie-Bathgate Rail Link, although the openin of Caldercruix station itself (alangside Drumgelloch an Armadale) wis delayed till February 2011 due to bad weather conditions. Trains run east tae Bathgate an Edinburgh Waverley, and west to Airdrie and Glasgow Queen Street (uisually continuin tae Dalmuir an Helensburgh Central).

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