Tag: Forest map

Forest map of Leadhills, 1819

Forest map of Leadhills

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Year: 1819

The Forest map of Leadhills from 1819. This map includes various details, including reference to the Hopetouns. The Hopetouns had owned the land around Leadhills since the early part of…

Forest Map of Shieldhill, 1816

Forest Map of Shieldhill

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Year: 1816

The Forest Map of 1816 showing Shieldhill contains considerably more detail than William Roy’s map of 1752. The map indicates the growing importance of neighbouring Huntfield. The Chancellors had continued…

Forest map of 1819 showing Lesmahagow

Forest map

map
Year: 1819

A Lesmahagow map from 1819. It is better for detail and is more precise than the Ross Map. It shows too the owners of the principle houses, which is very…