Sources for Research in Scottish Genealogy:
Maps, Atlases and Gazetteers
Compiled by Judith P. Reid
1. Bartholomew, John.
Philip's handy atlas of the counties of Scotland. -- New and rev.
ed. -- London : G. Philip & Son, 1898. -- 3 p. leaves, 34 p., 32
G1825.B3 1898 (G&M)
2. Gardner, David E.
A genealogical atlas of Scotland / compiled from original maps by
David E. Gardner, Derek Harland [and] Frank Smith. -- Salt Lake
City : Bookcraft, . -- 32 p. of maps, 34 p.
G1826.E1 G3 1962 (G&M)
3. Groome, Francis H. (Francis Hindes), 1851-1902.
Ordnance gazetteer of Scotland : a graphic and accurate
description of every place in Scotland / ed. by Francis H.
Groome. -- New ed. with census appendix. -- Edinburgh : T.C. and
E.C. Jack, 1901. -- 2 p. leaves, 1762 p. : ill., fold. map.
In double columns, this edition contains all the printed
matter of the large 6 vol. edition, the revisions made in 1895,
and subsequent partial revisions.
4. An Historical atlas of Scotland, c400-c1600 / edited by Peter
McNeill and Ranald Nicholson ; cartographer J.W. Davie. -- St.
Andrews : Atlas Committee of the Conference of Scottish
Medievalists, 1975. -- x, 213 p. : maps (1 col.).
G1826.S1 H5 1975
5. Lewis, Samuel, d. 1865.
A topographical dictionary of Scotland. Comprising the several
counties, islands, cities, burgh and market towns, parishes, and
principal villages, with historical and statistical descriptions:
embellished with a large map of Scotland, and engravings of the
seals and arms of the different burghs and universities. --
London : S. Lewis and Co., 1846. -- 2 v. and atlas : ill.
The atlas consists of a sectional map of Scotland, scale 5
miles to the inch, in 6 folded sheets, with a view of Melrose
Abbey (sheet 5).
Reprinted in Baltimore by Genealogical Pub. Co. in 1989.
6. Moncreiffe of that Ilk, Iain, Sir, 1919-
Scotland of old : ancient territories of Scottish clans or
considerable families, with arms of their chiefs or heads /
approved by the Standing Council of Scottish Chiefs and by the
Lord Lyon King of Arms. -- -- Edinburgh : Bartholomew, c1983. --
1 map : col. ; 94 x 71 cm.
Reprinted by Bartholomew in 1991 and 1994.
Copyright "By Sir Iain Moncreiffe of that Ilk, Bart., Ph.D.,
Albany Herald, and Don Pottinger, M.A., D.A., Unicorn Pursuivant
Includes text and colored illustration of "The arms of the
realm and ancient local principalities of Scotland," and indexed
colored illustrations of clan arms.
7. Smith, Frank, 1917-
A genealogical gazetteer of Scotland : an alphabetical dictionary
of places ... / compiled by Frank Smith. -- Logan, Utah : Everton
Publishers, . -- xxiii, 140 p. : maps.