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Plan Of The Lands Of Glenrinnes, Mortlanh, Banffshire

Record Detail

  • Organisation
    The National Records of Scotland
  • Reference number
    N/A
  • Site ID
    RHP2477
  • Date
    1772-1773
  • Description
    'A plan of the Lands of Glenrinnes lying in the Parish of Mortlich and County of Banff the Property of His Grace the Duke of Gordon'. Surveyed and drawn by Thomas Milne.
    [1:3600] 1 in = 4 Scottish chains. Each part, 833 x 1770 mm. Total size 2649 x 1770 mm. Ink and colour wash. Dissected into three parts. Linen backing.
    Detailed plan of Glen Rinnes showing infield-outfield lands of Recletich, Milltown of Laggan, Achlochrach, Achbreck, Achnastank, Upper, Mid and Nether Bellandy, Tomachar, Ellivreid, Knockanbeg, Achmore, Sheandow, Corhabbie, Altavallie, Badeach and Tamavlar. Field-names and acreages given. Steadings (some with occupants' names), stances, feal grounds, limestone quarries, watermill, cottars' houses and roads noted. Many annotations giving quality of ground. Table of contents. Relief by grey wash. Adjacent lands of Lord Fife noted. Reduced version of this plan of Glenrinnes, undated, by Thomas Milne - RHP2476.
  • Archival history
    Records of Crown Estate Commissioners (CR)
  • Coordinates
    332663,836752

1st edition 6-inch maps

TitleDateOther parishes/counties
 Ordnance Survey six-inch to the mile, Banffshire, Sheet XXXI1869