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Photographs of Chatelherault Country Park at Hamilton in central Scotland

The Hunting Lodge in Chatelherault Country Park

The Hunting Lodge in Chatelherault Country Park

Chatelherault Country Park is at Hamilton on the outskirts of Glasgow in central Scotland.

The name is derived from the town of Châtellerault in France

from the title Duc de Châtellerault held by the Duke of Hamilton.

The country park surrounds the hunting lodge of the old Hamilton Palace.

Map of Chatelherault Country Park

Map of Chatelherault Country Park

There are extensive walkways through the forests of the park
and alongside the River Avon flowing through the park

Map of Chatelherault Country Park

Map of Chatelherault Country Park

showing walkway alongside the River Avon

The White Bridge over the River Avon in Chatelherault Country Park

The White Bridge over the River Avon in Chatelherault Country Park.
The Avon is a tributary of the River Clyde.
The Avon joins the Clyde at Strathclyde Country Park


The Duke's Bridge over the River Avon in Chatelherault Country Park

The Duke's Bridge over the River Avon in Chatelherault Country Park



The ruins of Cadzow Castle above the River Avon in Chatelherault Country Park

The ruins of Cadzow Castle above a gorge on the River Avon in Chatelherault Country Park

Cadzow Castle was constructed between 1500 and 1550.
 The town of 
Hamilton was formerly known as Cadzow until renamed in honour of the 1st Lord Hamilton.
 The ruin is a category B listed building and a Scheduled Ancient Monument.





Two of the Ancient Cadzow Oak Trees in Chatelherault Country Park

Two of the Ancient 500 years old Cadzow Oak Trees in Chatelherault Country Park

These are the remnants of a medieval hunting park.




The Duke's Monument in Chatelherault Country Park

The Duke's Monument in Chatelherault Country Park





The Old Avon Bridge

The Old Avon Bridge



The Old Avon Bridge

The Old Avon Bridge





Road Bridge over the Avon

Road Bridge over the Avon





Railway Bridge above weir on River Avon

Railway Bridge above weir on River Avon





Railway Bridge above weir on River Avon

Railway Bridge above weir on River Avon




Gazebo - Lord Gavin's Temple in Dalzell Park

The Hunting Lodge in Chatelherault Country Park


Campsie Fells and The Hamilton Mausoleum from Chatelherault Country Park

Campsie FellsGlasgow and The Hamilton Mausoleum from Chatelherault Country Park






Aerial view of Chatelherault Lodge

 Aerial view of Chatelherault Lodge

Map and Route Description for Baron's Haugh & Dalzell Estate

The Hamilton Mausoleum at Strathclyde Country Park

The Mausoleum was the resting place of the family of the Dukes of Hamilton.
It was built in the grounds of the now-demolished Hamilton Palace.


Map and Route Description of Walk around Chatelherault Country Park

Map and Route Description of Walk around Chatelherault Country Park



Map and Route Description of Cycle Run around Chatelherault Country Park

Map and Route Description of Cycle Run around Chatelherault Country Park




Map and Route Description of Cycle Run between Strathclyde Country Park and Chatelherault Country Park

Map and Route Description of Cycle Route
between Strathclyde Country Park and Chatelherault Country Park

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