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Notes on the "Roman roads" of the one-inch ordnance map of Scotland.

James Macdonald

Notes on the "Roman roads" of the one-inch ordnance map of Scotland.

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Published by [Societyof Antiquaries of Scotland] in [Edinburgh] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Offprint from: Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, 1893.

ContributionsSociety of Antiquaries of Scotland.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13664640M

Maps, Prints & Books of Britain: Images (Code No. ) Album of Camera Views, The Isle of Man.: The "Camera" Series. Date. (c). The Isle of Man, Douglas, Mark. An interim measure Once the decision had been made in not to produce sheets for Scotland in the 1-inch New Popular Edition, it was clear that the 1-inch Popular Edition of Scotland sheets would have to be re-published.. The new ‘National Grid’ being printed on the 1-inch New Popular Edition was designed - as its name suggests - to form the basis of a national grid reference. GENERAL DESCRIPTION OF SERIES 7, ONE INCH SCALE ORDNANCE MAPS OF ENGLAND AND WALES. The Ordnance Seventh Edition was the first true survey after the 2 nd World War; the Series 6 maps having been from surveys of the ’s. Series 7 maps were usually published from Chessington following bomb damage to the Southampton OS Office. Maps. The National Library of Scotland has a website which provides maps taken from the Ordnance Survey England & Wales One-Inch to the Mile series of as well as equivalent maps for Scotland itself. The immediate presentation is a "help" screen and a place selection screen prompting the entry of a location down to town, village or parish d in: England.


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Notes on the "Roman roads" of the one-inch ordnance map of Scotland. by James Macdonald Download PDF EPUB FB2

Notes on the "Roman" Roads of the One-inch Ordnance Map of Scotland, The Ayrshire Road, James MacDonald, PSAS, vol, (), pp. Banffshire Simpson, W Douglas The Barony, Castle, and Church of Vol 69 (), Notes on the 'Roman Roads' of the One-Inch Ordnance Map of Scotland, The Roxburghshire Roads, James MacDonald, PSAS, Vol.

29, (), These papers call into question the work of early historians and antiquarians that identified many camp sites and roads as Roman. One-inch map of Scotland: Ballater & Strathdon (sheet 44) Paperback – by ORDNANCE SURVEY (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

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Very Good Book and Color Fold Out Map and Illustrated Guide to the "Burren" in North Clare. Forty eight pages. Chapters on legends, caves driving, written journals, old b/w photos and a large Full color fold out ordnance survey map of the Burren in full a library copy we wrap since first in brown craft paper.

Seller Inventory. Vol 29 () Published: Articles Preliminaries With Notes on the Contents and the Sculptured Covering Stone of the cist; and on the Microscopical Examination of the Fibrous or Hairy Substance found in the Cist Notes on the 'Roman Roads' of the One-Inch Ordnance Map of Scotland.

The Roxburghshire Roads James Macdonald. Macdonald, J. Notes on the ‘Roman roads’ of the One-inch Ordnance map of Scotland. The Dumfriesshire Roads, Proc Soc Antiq Scot, 28, – Google Scholar: Mitchell, S.

Clyde Wind Farm Cable Route: S Near Crawford, South Lanarkshire. Archaeological Excavations. CFA Report No.unpublished. Google ScholarAuthor: Stuart Mitchell, Sue Anderson. Ordnance Survey, Popular Edition One-Inch Maps.

List No: Note: Composite of all the sheets (1 - ) of the Popular Edition maps of England and Wales. Date used is the year of publication of the facsimile source of the index map: Hodson, Yolande.

Popular Maps, The Ordnance Survey Popular Edition One-Inch Map of England and Wales. About this Item: Ordnance Survey, Southampton, Roy. 8vo., Third Edition, with very large folding coloured map folded and mounted at end, two tears neatly repaired on inner surface; original printed and laminated wrappers, yapped edges, a very good, bright, clean copy.

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Victorian Ordnance Survey. The first map produced by Ordnance Survey in of the south coast of Great Britain. Photograph: Courtesy of Ordnance Survey And then there is the bird's-eye view. Notes from the 2 map, all roads, and cross roads, of England and Wales with part of Scotland for Cary's New Itinerary, published by John Cary, Strand, London, (item: B etc) Maps, a Booklist; BOOKLIST file: MN: last edit Popular Maps, the Ordnance Survey Popular Edition One Inch Map of England and Wales Charles Close Society:: ISBN 1 David E: Illustrated History of Roman Roads in Britain: Spurbooks:: ISBN 0 34 6 Johnston, W J, Col: New One Inch.

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His masterpiece is usually referred to as Roy's Map of Scotland. It was Roy's advocacy and leadership that led to the Awards: Copley Medal (). Ordnance Survey of Scotland: Sheets, Scale 1 inch to a mile, Ordnance Survey of Scotland; Farquharson, JC., London, Southampton The one-inch first edition of Scotland was based on larger scale surveys of This set is the second.

One-Inch 1st Series Ordnance Survey Map [edit | edit source] This map is sheet 5 of sheets of the One-inch to one mile 1st Series Ordnance Survey Map, surveyed between andpublished in The parish boundary is a series of heavy black dots (contour lines are a lighter series of dots) - see map for clearer parish.

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The Motorway Achievement: Volume 1: The British Motorway System: Visualisation, Policy and Administration Chapter 8 - The contribution of. Chapter 5. Maps. Maps really did not start to appear for rural areas until the 16th century, and then only as county maps.

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This map was produced under the patronage of Thomas Seckford, a Master of Requests to Elizabeth I, who had commissioned Saxton’s atlas of county maps, a project overseen by Lord Burghley, Secretary of State, whose administration increasingly involved the use of maps. This map is interesting as there are several notes in the margins.

In the late s, the Ordnance Survey might have received a letter seeking to purchase a copy of Scotland in Roman Times, and very possibly would have replied that copies cost 3/9d.

This appears to be in conflict with previous writings on the subject.1 ‘The stock of. Half inch map of Great Britain, Sheet 28 on cloth. Ordnance Survey, 2nd Series, Published Major roads Revised - Print Code A.

Printed on cloth with the lanscape green and cream cover. Original price seven shillings & sixpence. Condition - Map. The historic counties of England are areas that were established for administration by the Normans, in many cases based on earlier kingdoms and shires created by the Anglo-Saxons and others.

They are alternatively known as ancient counties, traditional counties, former counties or simply as counties. In the centuries that followed their establishment, as well as their administrative function Category: County.

THE SCOTLAND SERIES 7 ORDNANCE MAPS. Essentially the Scottish Series 7 Ordnance map is the same as the English and Welsh- but the cover is different – bearing the Rampant Lion Arms and not the full Royal Arms (of either country).

Numbering is continuous over the entire island. Cranleigh 1: Turnpike roads, shown in faded yellow ochre, run from Guildford at the top of the map to Witley in the centre left and "Aldfold" in the bottom left. Black-ink figures record the mileage along these routes.

Tollgates are marked "TG". A dotted symbol depicts the untilled agricultural land that dominate the landscape around the valley of the River Wye, from Guildford to Godalming.

The Gazetteer at the top of the map allows you to locate your area on the map using modern place names from Google, as well as by British National Grid Reference - 2,4,6,or 10 figures. Further left, drop-down boxes allow counties and parishes (based on their. Aha, you've found my area of expertise.

;-) You might find the following useful: This Half Inch Map shows the Barnet Bypass as A, A and A, while This One Inch Map shows it as the A Only on the Ordnance Survey One Inch Seventh series does it become designated the A1.

4th TmI. ^7T,f^- 4th Ed. Owen's New Book of Roads, 3rd Ed., London,and Owen's New Book of Fairs. New P^d. London. Owen's New Book of Fairs published by the King's Authority ; bf^mg a complete and authentic account of all the Fairs in l*mgland and Wales. New Ed. Lon- don.

18 Owen's New Book oS Roads. 3rd Ed. Travellers in Wiltshire have noticed on the one-inch Ordnance Survey Map a “British Trackway” running W.S.W. out of the road from the Deverills to Maiden Bradley. A large tumulus stands in the first field, as if for a sign at the beginning of the track.

This banner text can have markup. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation. Please choose a seamless historic map overlay below, and then using the gazetteer or map, zoom in to view the overlay. Different modern base map layers (upper right) can also be viewed by sliding the Transparency Slider (upper left on map) Help Further Information.

Fun and educational map of Pangaea. / Pen and ink, coloured and textured digitally. / “Our world long ago, all the lands joined together / When first appeared beasties of fur and of feather” / This is a map of the supercontinent of Pangea – the Earth as it looked around to million years ago in the Triassic pins.

O nce a recognised grid was applied by the Ordnance Survey, specialist societies could use maps to record data. The Botanical Society of Britain and Ireland surveys native plants and plots their distribution in tetrads (2 km squares).

This is where you can find the native English Bluebell in spring at the present time. A s a postscript, a completely different view. FIRST SERIES VICTORIAN ORDNANCE SURVEY MAP REPRINT- HAVERFORDWEST.

This is the well-known facsimile reproduction of this first series, published by David and Charles in black and white on 97 sheets, which is now rapidly going out of print.The map measures 24 by 26 inches, and carries a two-inch alpha numeric squaring system.

Hill depiction is by hypsometric tints, with a twelve-section layer bar, and may well be the first layered (without hill shading) one-inch Ordnance Survey map of Ireland. From a copy in a private collection The different names by which these are known at various parts of their course — Danes' Bank, Scotland Balk, Barber Balk, Roman Rig, or, as on the Ordnance Map, "supposed Roman Ridge", indicate what we might deduce from other considerations, successive use by all the dominant races in turn — Britons, Romans, Romanised Britons, Saxons, Danes.