Free topographic maps, elevation, relief

Free topographic maps visualization and sharing.


Click on the map to display elevation.

Glasgow, Glasgow City, Scotland, G2 1DY, United Kingdom (55.86114 -4.25017)

About this map

Name: Glasgow topographic map, elevation, relief.
Coordinates: 55.70114 -4.41017 56.02114 -4.09017
Minimum elevation: 0 ft
Maximum elevation: 1,874 ft
Average elevation: 456 ft


Glasgow itself was reputed to have been founded by the Christian missionary Saint Mungo in the 6th century. He established a church on the Molendinar Burn, where the present Glasgow Cathedral stands, and in the following years Glasgow became a religious centre. Glasgow grew over the following centuries. The Glasgow Fair reportedly began in the year 1190. The first bridge over the River Clyde at Glasgow was recorded from around 1285, giving its name to the Briggait area of the city, forming the main North-South route over the river via Glasgow Cross. The founding of the University of Glasgow in 1451 and elevation of the bishopric to become the Archdiocese of Glasgow in 1492 increased the town's religious and educational status and landed wealth. Its early trade was in agriculture, brewing and fishing, with cured salmon and herring being exported to Europe and the Mediterranean.

Wikipedia (CC-BY-SA 3.0)

Other topographic maps

Pollok Country Park

United Kingdom > Scotland > Glasgow

Pollok Country Park, Lime Avenue, Hazelwood, Glasgow, Glasgow City, Scotland, G41 4SN, United Kingdom (55.83077 -4.31392)

Coordinates: 55.82130 -4.33340 55.83995 -4.29595 - Minimum elevation: 19 ft - Maximum elevation: 227 ft - Average elevation: 85 ft

Kelvingrove Park

United Kingdom > Scotland > Glasgow

Kelvingrove Park, Cranston Hill, Hillhead, Glasgow, Glasgow City, Scotland, United Kingdom (55.86925 -4.28730)

Coordinates: 55.86641 -4.29484 55.87211 -4.27804 - Minimum elevation: -4 ft - Maximum elevation: 279 ft - Average elevation: 95 ft

Glasgow Green

United Kingdom > Scotland > Glasgow

Glasgow Green, Bellgrove, Calton, Glasgow, Glasgow City, Scotland, United Kingdom (55.84773 -4.23441)

Coordinates: 55.84113 -4.24676 55.85410 -4.22716 - Minimum elevation: 9 ft - Maximum elevation: 283 ft - Average elevation: 85 ft

Penilee Park

United Kingdom > Scotland > Glasgow

Penilee Park, Penilee, Glasgow, Glasgow City, Scotland, United Kingdom (55.85250 -4.37018)

Coordinates: 55.85142 -4.37091 55.85354 -4.36924 - Minimum elevation: 0 ft - Maximum elevation: 178 ft - Average elevation: 52 ft