West Benhar

North Lanarkshire

A small collier settlement located towards the east of North Lanarkshire, West Benhar lies a mile (1.5 km) southwest of Harthill. A succession of coal mines have operated here from early 18th century until the middle of the 20th century. The River Almond flows past a quarter-mile (0.4 km) to the southeast.

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