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South of Scotland Castles of the 15th Century


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PublisherEdinburgh DataShare
Temporal coverage1800 - 1800
Date made available27 Apr 2016
Geographical coverageSouth of Scotland


A file listing spreadsheet contains details of the steps taken in the production of the maps.


This data details the locations of castles in the south of Scotland in the 15th century. The locations were gathered by Prof MacQueen. The data were cleaned and mapped by Pauline Ward using ESRI ArcGIS 10.2 with assistance from Stuart Macdonald (both Data Library).

Data Citation

MacQueen, Hector; Ward, Pauline; Macdonald, Stuart. (2016). South of Scotland Castles of the 15th Century, 1400-1499 [dataset]. University of Edinburgh. http://dx.doi.org/10.7488/ds/1392.

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