Dec 12, 2012
Pettinain is a small parish situated to the south east of Lanark.
The old village is situated on an escarpment stretching towards the bridge across the Clyde at Carstairs Junction.
Pettinain is an old settlement being referred to in several charters of David I as Pedynnane.
About 1150 David I granted the church to the monks of Dryburgh Abbey. Prior to that in 1147 David I granted his cleric Nicholas...