- Battlefield, Glasgow
Battlefield is a
districtin the Scottish city of Glasgow. It is situated south of the River Clyde. The area takes its name from the Battle of Langsideof 1568. A monument now stands adjacent to Queen's Park commemorating this event.
The area includes one of Glasgow's main hospitals the
Victoria Infirmaryand further education institutions, Langside College. Another key local landmark, the Battlefield Rest building and clocktower, is now a restaurant.
* [http://www.southsidehappenings.co.uk Life in the Southside of Glasgow]
* [http://www.scotcities.com/cathcart/langside.htm Architecture in Battlefield and Langside]
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