|Scottish Gaelic: Cathair MoLuaig|
Carluke Public Park, next to the Town Centre.
Carluke shown within South Lanarkshire
|OS grid reference|
|- London||329.39 miles |
|Council area||South Lanarkshire|
|Sovereign state||United Kingdom|
|UK Parliament||Lanark and Hamilton East|
The town of Carluke is situated in the centre of the Scottish countryside in South Lanarkshire, Scotland, 5.4 miles North-West of Lanark and 5 miles South-East of Wishaw. Many people in Carluke are commuters, with a variety of small stores and supermarkets available at the centre of the town.
Notable Figures[change | change source]
Three people who were born in the town have received the Victoria Cross. The inventor of Slush Puppies previously stayed on a street in Carluke. The famous ex-Motherwell striker Dougie Arnott currently lives in Carluke.
References[change | change source]
- "Comparative Population Profile: Carluke Locality". Scotland's Census Results Online. 29 April 2001. http://www.scrol.gov.uk/scrol/browser/profile.jsp?profile=Population&mainArea=carluke&mainLevel=Locality. Retrieved 1 September 2008.
- "What is the distance between Carluke, Scotland and London in miles?". True Knowledge. http://www.trueknowledge.com/q/what_is_the_distance_between_carluke%2C_scotland_and_london_in_miles. Retrieved 13 December 2011.
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