Glasgow, city, United States

Glasgow. <1> City (2020 pop. 15,014), seat of Barren co., S central Ky.; inc. 1799. It is an agricultural trade center that relies on dairy, livestock, tobacco, timber, and light manufactured products. The area's oil and gas fields add to Glasgow's economy. The Spotswood home, built there in 1795 under the direction of George Washington for his niece, is still occupied. A state fish hatchery is nearby. <2> City (2020 pop. 3,202), seat of Valley co., NE Mont. It was founded in 1887 as a railroad hub and it remains an economic center for the region. During World War II and the Vietnam war, major military air bases operated there. The Fort Peck Dam is located nearby.

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