A series of images of Lesmahagow and district in South Lanarkshire, Scotland.

The Fountain, Lesmahagow

The Fountain, Lesmahagow. 15th April, 2012

Lesmahagow Road by Road

I have taken photos of most of the roads in Lesmahagow. Here they are arranged road by road. I wanted to use the term street by street but there is only one street in Lesmahagow - Rose Street.

Lesmahagow 1

The Fountain, Lesmahagow

A series of images of my home village, Lesmahagow, in South Lanarkshire, Scotland.

Lesmahagow 2

Lesmahagow in Autumn

More images of Lesmahagow, taken in 2014.

Lesmahagow 3

Cottage in Turfholm

More images of Lesmahagow, taken in 2015.

Lesmahagow 4

Cottage in Turfholm

Images of Lesmahagow, taken in 2016.

Lesmahagow 5

Lesmahagow Development Trust

Images of Lesmahagow, taken in 2017.

Lesmahagow 6

Lesmahagow Lambs

Images of Lesmahagow, taken in 2018.

Lesmahagow 7

Rainbow over Glebe

Images of Lesmahagow, taken in 2019.

Lesmahagow 8

View of Nethan

Images of Lesmahagow, taken in 2020.

Lesmahagow Schools

Lesmahagow High School

In 2004, South Lanarkshire Council began an ambitious School Modernisation Programme to modernise or replace all primary and secondary schools in its area. In Lesmahagow, Lesmahagow High School and Woodpark and Milton Primary Schools were all replaced with new buildings. These pages show the old and new schools.

Brocketsbrae, Devonburn and Dillarburn


Some images of the villages of Brocketsbrae, Devonburn and Dillarburn and the surrounding countryside.



Some images of the village of Boghead to the north-west of Lesmahagow.

Farming in the Lesmahagow area

Clydesdale Foals

Photographs taken of farming in the area around Lesmahagow in South Lanarkshire, Scotland.

Lesmahagow Highland Games and Chieftain's Parade

After crowning ceremony

Lesmahagow Highland Games are held every year in June and feature a procession through the village called the Chieftain's Parade. This links to galleries of images of the Parade from 2008.

Lesmahagow Annual Show

Champion of Champions 2014

Lesmahagow Farmers' Society organises an annual show scheduled for the last Saturday in May.

This links to photographs of the Show from 2009.

Lesmahagow Bridges and Trunk Roads

Turfholm Bridge

A photoarticle on Lesmahagow Bridges and Trunk Roads, added 24th June 2014.

Snow in Lesmahagow, Scotland Dec 2009 - Jan 2010

Snowfall in Lesmahagow

A series of images taken in a period of snow and ice from December 2009 - January 2010 in Lesmahagow, South Lanarkshire, Scotland.

Opening of Tesco Lesmahagow 22nd Nov 2010

Stephen Hunter singing in Tesco Lesmahagow

A new Tesco supermarket and petrol station opened in Lesmahagow at 8 am on the 22nd November 2010. This is sited adjacent to the motorway on the site of the former Europa Truck Stop, Pictures ahow the opening ceremony including Stephen Hunter, star of The X-Factor, singing to the customers and Tesco staff dancing in the aisles.