Addressing History

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AddressingHistory is a website and API which combines data from digitised historical Scottish Post Office Directories with contemporaneous historical maps. Currently Addressing History focuses on Edinburgh, Glasgow and Aberdeen mapping and 9 Post Office Directories from late 18th to early 20th centuries. The technologies are scalable to the full collection of digitised materials which includes over 700 Post Office Directories and associated maps covering the whole of Scotland.

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Time Period: 

1784 - 1905

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Data can be searched through the interface on the website, or accessed using the API.