Gazetteer Scotland

Hosted at the University of Edinburgh Gazetteer Scotland describres itself as "the first comprehensive gazetteer produced for Scotland since 1885. It includes tourist attractions, industries and historical sites, together with histories of family names and clans, biographies of famous Scots and descriptions of historical events associated with Scotland." Content can be searched and retrieved via 'Maps and Places' or via the 'History Time-Line' in addition to more conventional search and browse facilities.

Spatial Coverage: 

This Gazetteer is being developed by Bruce Gittings of the University of Edinburgh and the Royal Scottish Geographical Society.

Data Access: 

Freely available data on internet.