Original Victorian County Map of THE ENVIRONS OF EDINBURGH
Type: County Map
Title: THE ENVIRONS OF EDINBURGH
Size overall: 510x345mm (20x13.5inches) approx.
Printing Method: Engraving.
Provenance: Edited and Published by George W. Bacon FRGS., Agent by Appointment for the Ordnance Maps, 127 Strand. London c1891.
The map covers from Grahamstown in the north west, to Ballincrieff Mains in the north east down to Bowland and Cathie Mains in the south east, finally across to Elsrickle and Springfield in the south west. The rail route networks are shown and the official names of railway stations are printed along the routes. Larger areas marked include Kinellar, Old Machar, Nigg, Peterculter, Mary Culter, Banchory Devenick, Fetteres The maps are very detailed, and I try to reflect this in my descriptions, so if you are looking for a particular house, farm or place, please ask us to verify its presence before buying.
Some of the houses, farms and places of interest named on the map include:
Thornhill house, Callander house, Westquarter House, Avondale House, Candie House - near Polmont, Laurieston and Bowhouse.
Preston House, Clarendon House, Manuel House, Lochcote Castle - Bonhard House, Kinneil House, Carriden House - near Linlithgow.
Champfleurie House, Philpstown House, Carriden House, near Ecclesmachan and Muirhouses.
Candie house, Balbardie House, Bridge House - near Westfield, Torpichen and Bowhouse.
Philpstoun House, Hopetoun House, Dundas Castle - near Dalmany. Dalmeny Park and House, Home Farm, Golf Hall, Broomfield, Reive Hse, Cramond House and Lodge, Barnton House, Corstorphune House, Broom House - all near Cramond, Parkneuk, Corstorphine.
Watsons Hospital, Donaldsons Lodge, Ravelston House, Rock VillaSaughton House, Gorgie Mill, Craigerook Castle, Botanic Gardens - near Craigleith.
Fillyside House, Inverleith House, Restabrig House, Blackford House, Jocks Lodge, Meadowfield Hospital, Duddingston Lock , Egypt, Graig house, Brand House - all near Edinburgh and Leith.
Westbank Brick Works, Seaview House, Frigate Whins, Glen Nurseries, Duddingston N. Hailes, Duddingston Cottage, Niddry House, Edmonston House, Woolmet House, Fernieside Lodge, Monkton House, Colliery at Easter Millerhill, Pinkie Burn, Newbiggin, Race Course, Gas Works - all near Poretobello, Musselburgh, Smeaton.
Quarry House, Site of the Battle of Pinkie 1647 (or 1547), Stiells hospital, Elphingstone Tower, Pencaitland Colliery, Iron Works, Ormiston Hall, Preston Grange, Winton House, Gosford House - all near Prestonpans, Ormiston Winton, Elphingstone, Tranent and Longniddry .
Distillery at Preson Bank, Keith House, Whitburg House, Lime Works, Humbie House, Mumbie Mill, MIel, Salton Hall - Near Gilchriston, Templehall, and Pencaitland.
Mutton Hall, Newland Cottage, Whithouse Mill, Preston Hall, Melvin Hall, Chalkieside, Newton Cottage, Newton Grange, SMeaton Colliery - near Pathhead, and Blinkbonny.
Liberton House, Laverock Hall, Springfield House, Polten hall, - near Hawthornden, and Loanhead.
Logan Cottage, Logan House, Compensation Pond (Glencross Reservoir), Glen Cottage, - nr Castlelaw, Crooshouse and Lothianburn.
Bavelaw Castle, Temple House, Harper Pig, Cokburn, Tile Works, Malleny Mills, Upper Dean Park, House of Muir - near Listonshiels, Newlands and Path-head.
Downie Place, Murieston House, Shuttle Hall - near New Park, Harburn and Harburnhead.
Bickerton Hall, REveston House, Torbanehill House, Iron Mine - near Breich, Whitburn and Torbane.
Muldron Lodge, Iron Mine, Limestone Quarry, White House, Clench House - near Wilsontown and Crofthead.
Kings Inn, Dippool Water, Craigie Hall, Parkneuk - near Blackcastle and West Mosshat.
Huntly Cottage, Gladhouse Reservoir, Toxside, Pigsknowes, Jeffries Carse - near Hirendean Castle, Blackhope and Dandreich Mountain.
PLEASE NOTE: Should you be looking for a particular farm, public house or similar - please feel free to ask (give us a nearby large town to work from).
It measures overall 510x345mm (20x13.5inches) approx. including borders. It has an as published fold to the centre. It originally would have been in an atlas, edge mounted so as to avoid damage to the map, and not stapled. It is suitable for framing. There is a little age yellowing. This item will be packaged in a tube and sent Royal Mail Small Parcels. IMPORTANT This postal service does not include tracking. If tracking is required please contact me for prices.
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