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Scotland Return of Owners of Lands and Heritages 1872-1873
Media: DATA CD - 1 CD (215 pages)
Year: (1874) 2005
Originally published 1874, this return provides hard facts on land ownership as of 1872-73. The acreage owned is provided by county, with each owner of as little as one acre being listed. In each county the owners are listed alphabetically, with address, estimated total acreage, and its annual gross value. Land ownership in the towns is provided in a separate listing. There is no better way to determine social and economic status than by this land ownership record.
Counties include: Aberdeen, Argyll, Ayr, Banff, Berwick, Bute, Caithness, Clackmannan, Cromarty, Dumbarton, Dumfries, Edinburgh, Elgin, Fife, Forfar, Haddington, Inverness, Kincardine, Kinross, Kirkcudbright, Lanark (Glasgow), Linlithgow, Nairn, Orkney, Peebles, Perth, Renfrew, Ross, Roxburgh, Selkirk, Stirling, Sutherland, Wigtown, and Zetland (Shetland).
This CD consists of scans of the original books and/or articles, which can be browsed, enlarged and printed if required. Please note: it is not searchable.
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