Townhead

Townhead (Scottish Gaelic: Ceann a' Bhaile, Scots: Tounheid) is an area of the city of Glasgow, Scotland. It is situated immediately north-east of Glasgow city centre and contains a residential sector (redeveloped from an older neighbourhood in the mid 20th century, largely with tower blocks), a commercial/industrial sector and the campus of the University of Strathclyde.

Townhead

Aerial image looking east over Townhead area (2012)
Townhead
Location within Glasgow
OS grid referenceNS595658
Council area
Lieutenancy area
  • Glasgow
CountryScotland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townGLASGOW
Postcode districtG1
Dialling code0141
PoliceScotland
FireScottish
AmbulanceScottish
UK Parliament
Scottish Parliament
List of places
UK
Scotland
Glasgow
55.864836°N 4.246655°W / 55.864836; -4.246655