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'Botanical Survey of Scotland by Robert Smith Edinburgh Sheet'

'The Edinburgh Geographical Institute'
'John Bartholomew & Co.'

Robert Smith.

Scale: 1 inch to 2 miles.

Map bound into hard cover, endorsed on front: 'Botanical Survey of Scotland by Robert Smith'; 'Botanical Map of Edinburgh District with descriptive Text'; 'John Bartholomew & Co.'; 'The Edinburgh Geographical Institute'.

British Isles: Scotland: General

  • GB 249 T-GED/22/1
  • Series
  • 1653 - 1912, no date

General maps of Scotland.

This series is part of Patrick Geddes’ large collection of maps, plans, photographs, prints and drawings of countries and regions around the world. Much of this collection was part of Geddes' Cities and Town Planning Exhibition.

Geddes, Sir Patrick, 1854-1932, Knight, biologist, sociologist, educationist and town planner

'Gordon of Straloch's map, 1653'

'Scotia Regnum com insulis adjacentibus', 'Orcades et Shellandicae Insulae'
'Reproduced at Bartholomew's Geographical Institute'

Robert Gordon of Straloch.

Scale: 1 inch to 18 miles

From Scottish Geographical Magazine, 1905.

Attached is a small sheet advertising The Scottish Widows Fund.

Historic map of Scotland and the North of England

'An Historical Map of Scotland, with the north part of England, adapted to the year 1400; and constructed from the most authentic materials attainable'
'by David Macpherson' added in manuscript in ink.
'Published as the Act direct, 2d July 1796, by David Macpherson, Spring-Place, Kentishtown, near London'
'T. Foot sculp.'

T[ ] Foot after David Macpherson.

Scale: 6 inches to 100 Scottish miles

634' endorsed in manuscript in pencil in bottom right corner.

From David Macpherson, 'Geographical Illustration of Scottish History, containing the Names of Places mentioned in Chronicles, Histories, Records, &c [...] the Names being alphabetically arranged, with References to their Position in the Historical Map of Scotland, which accompanies the work [...] (London: Printed by T. Besnley, 1796).

'Index map to the Atlas of Scotland.'

Anon.

Scale: 1 1/16 inches to miles

Inset: 'Shetland Islands'

From 'The Atlas of Scotland containing Maps of Each County on a scale so large as to exhibit the Features of the Country, and Places of Importance [...]' (Edinburgh: John Thomson & Co, London: Baldwin & Cradock, Dublin: John Cumming, 1832).

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