Hamilton, South Lanarkshire

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Coordinates: 55°46′39″N 4°03′18″W / 55.77742°N 4.05505°W / 55.77742; -4.05505

Hamilton
Scottish Gaelic: Hamaltan
Scots: Hamiltoun
Hamilton is located in South Lanarkshire
Hamilton
 Hamilton shown within South Lanarkshire
Population 48,546 [1] (2001 census)
OS grid reference NS712557
Council area South Lanarkshire
Lieutenancy area Lanarkshire
Country Scotland
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town HAMILTON
Postcode district ML3
Dialling code 01698
Police Strathclyde
Fire Strathclyde
Ambulance Scottish
EU Parliament Scotland
UK Parliament Lanark and Hamilton East
Rutherglen and Hamilton West
Scottish Parliament Hamilton South
Hamilton North and Bellshill
Central Scotland
List of places
UK
Scotland

Hamilton (Scots: Hamiltoun, Scottish Gaelic: Hamaltan)[2] is a town in South Lanarkshire, Scotland. It is the where the council headquarters for South Lanarkshire are situated.

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