Wishae

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For the veelage in Ingland, see Wishaw, Warwickshire.
Wishae
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Main Street, Wishaw
Wishae is located in Scotland
Wishae
Wishae
Wishae shawn within Scotland
Population 28,565 (2011 Census)
OS grid reference NS795555
• Edinburgh 44 mi (71 km)
• London 389 mi (626 km)
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Sovereign state Unitit Kinrick
Post toun WISHAW
Postcode destrict ML2
Diallin code 01698
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55°46′26″N 3°55′08″W / 55.7739°N 3.9189°W / 55.7739; -3.9189Coordinates: 55°46′26″N 3°55′08″W / 55.7739°N 3.9189°W / 55.7739; -3.9189

Wishae (Inglis: Wishaw, Scots Gaelic: Camas Neachdain) is a toun an umwhile burgh in North Lanrikshire, Scotland. It is on the edge o the River Clyde, 15 miles (24 km) sooth-east o Glesga.

The main auries o Wishaw are: Cambusnethan, Coltness, Craigneuk, Gowkthrapple, Dimsdale, Greenhead, Wishawhill, Netherton, Pather an Waterloo. There are twa adjoinin veelages, aften includit as pairt o the toun for administrative purposes: Overtown an Newmains.

Wishaw haes lang livit in the shadae o its bigger an better kent neighbour, Mitherwall, wi which it formit the joint lairge burgh in 1920, the Burgh o Mitherwell an Wishae, till its dissolution when Scottis local authorities wur restructurit in 1975.

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