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Site Name Hamilton, Torheads
Classification No Class (event)
Canmore ID 216635
Site Number NS65SE 18
NGR NS 699 534
NGR Description NS c.699 534
Datum Osgb36 - Ngr
Council South Lanarkshire
Parish Hamilton (south Lanarkshire)
This was taken at Torheads Lake. There were many of these Bricks scattered around the marshy land. On Sunday the 23rd of April 2017 Picture courtesy of Garry McCallum - Historic Hamilton.
Contributed by Garry McCallum
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This is all that is left of Torheads Lake. It is now a swamp. Picture courtesy of Garry McCallum Historic Hamilton.
This is evidence of a wall or building at Torhead Lake. I took this picture On Sunday the 23rd of April 2017.
This is a Picture fo Torheads Lake with the Boat House in the Background. The Boathouse was burnt down by Vandals in the 1940s. In the Picture is Sir John Watson the Coal Master who owned this land. He is the man in the light coloured coat.
In the picture is Sir John Watson the coal master in the centre in the light coat. This was where he entertained guests and took them curling in the winter.