Estate Maps, 1750s-1900s

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North of Scotland Archaeological Society
Name: Scott, John (fl. ca. 1756-72)  
Title: A Survey of the Barony of Newtarbet, part of his Majesty’s Annexed Estates lying in the County of Ross, North Britain. John Scott delin  
Imprint: Surveyed: 1756
Pagination: 1 ms. map : hand col.; 104 x 256 cm.
Shelfmark: NOSAS CL.7
Notes: Scale: 1:3176.
Peter May, an Aberdeenshire surveyor, was appointed by the Commissioners of the Forfeited Estates to survey the lands of the Cromartie Estate, which he undertook in 1756. This is likely to be his survey, although perhaps drawn by John Scott, a draughtsman that worked with him.
Courtesy of the North of Scotland Archaeological Society.  
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