Published in 2011 by The Royal Commission on theAncient and Historical Monuments of Scotland.
The Royal Commission on the Ancient andHistorical Monuments of Scotland
John Sinclair House16 Bernard TerraceEdinburgh EH8 9NX0131 662 1456www.rcahms.gov.ukRegistered Charity SC
For over 100 years, the Royal Commission on theAncient and Historical Monuments of Scotland(RCAHMS) has been collecting, recording andinterpreting information on the archaeological,architectural, industrial and maritime heritage ofthe nation, creating a unique archive that offersa remarkable insight into the special nature ofScotland’s places. Many millions of items, includingphotographs, maps, drawings and documents aremade widely available to the public via the web,through exhibitions and publications, and at theRCAHMS search room in Edinburgh.
British Library cataloguing in Publication Data: A CIPcatalogue record for this book is available on requestfrom the British Library.All rights reserved. No part of this publication maybe reproduced or transmitted in any form or by anymeans, electronic or mechanical, without permissionin writing from the publishers.Crown Copyright © RCAHMS 2011ISBN 978-1-902419-80-0Book layout by Tilley & Tilleywww.tilleyandtilley.comPrinted by Allander, ScotlandUnless otherwise stated, all images are Crown Copyright © RCAHMS.Images without credits have been taken from the SRP videos.Cover: The Scotland's Rural Past team recording earthworksin the Pentland Hills, Midlothian. DP108302
Scotland’s Rural Past
is a five year project hosted by the Royal Commission onthe Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland, with partnership funding.