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Name: Pont, Timothy, 1560?-1614?  
Title: [Auchtergaven and Kinclaven, Perthshire] - Pont 24  
Imprint: [ca. 1583-96]
Pagination: 1 manuscript map ; 20 x 19 cm.
Shelfmark: Adv.MS.70.2.9 (Pont 24)
Notes: A map of a small area including the River Isla and River Braan, as well as of the River Tay above Perth. On the south, the boundary is the watershed of the Ordie Burn, whilst on the west, the boundary is the southern side of Strathbraan.
  • The name 'Perth', together with its buildings symbols,were probably later additions by Robert Gordon. The title The Country above Perth was also added later, by Sir Robert Sibbald.
  • The note adjacent to Glengair (Glen Garr) (top) remarks on its steep sides:
  • a strait throat very high

  • This area is partly included in 3 other Pont maps: Pont 22 (front), 25 (front), and 26.
  • Manuscript maps by Robert Gordon which are relevant, at least in part, are: 2, 4, 6, 41, and 43.
  • Blaeu's printed map of Braid-Allaban includes the area of Pont 24.

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