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TITLE
Map of Scotland, 1673
EXTERNAL ID
QZP40_521_P290
PLACENAME
Scotland
DATE OF IMAGE
1673
PERIOD
1670s
SOURCE
Highland Archive Centre
ASSET ID
31295
KEYWORDS
maps
Britain
oceans
seas
islands
places
zoomable

'A Mapp of the Kingdom of Scotland by Richard Blome by His Majesty's command'.

This is a fairly detailed map of Scotland, showing place names, counties and geographical features.

The oceans named are the 'Occidental Ocean' (now the Atlantic), the 'Germain Ocean', (now the North Sea) and the 'Pinthland Firth' (Pentland Firth).

This map was taken from 'Britannia: or, A Geographical Description of the Kingdoms of England, Scotland and Ireland and the Isles and Territories thereto belonging', by Richard Blome


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Map of Scotland, 1673

1670s

maps; Britain; oceans; seas; islands; places; zoomable

Highland Archive Centre

'A Mapp of the Kingdom of Scotland by Richard Blome by His Majesty's command'.<br /> <br /> This is a fairly detailed map of Scotland, showing place names, counties and geographical features. <br /> <br /> The oceans named are the 'Occidental Ocean' (now the Atlantic), the 'Germain Ocean', (now the North Sea) and the 'Pinthland Firth' (Pentland Firth).<br /> <br /> This map was taken from 'Britannia: or, A Geographical Description of the Kingdoms of England, Scotland and Ireland and the Isles and Territories thereto belonging', by Richard Blome <br /> <br /> <br /> For further information about this item and the collection to which it belongs, please <a href="mailto: archives@highlifehighland.com">email</a> the Highland Archive Service