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The Arbroath and Forfar Railway

The Arbroath and Forfar Railway: The... The Dundee Direct Line and the Kirriemuir Branch.


The Glens of Angus: Names, Places, People.

Man-made Haven: Story of Johnshaven from... the Earliest Times.

Fife, Perthshire and Angus (Exploring... This series provides an introduction to the archaeological heritage of Scotland, detailing the story of one part of the country. The details are filled in by a gazetteer of the most interesting and best preserved monuments, and aim to encourage the reader to explore further using the full-colour section on day excursions. This volume details skilfully carved Pictish cross-slabs, great abbeys and castles, and the imposing cathedrals of Arbroath and St Andrews, together with the Royal Palace of Falkland. Examples of rural architecture are also documented.

Walks Angus (Hallewell Pocket Walking... Guide)

Glenesk: The History and Culture of an... Angus Community. Glenesk is one of the most beautiful of the Angus glens. Though surrounded by high peaks in its upper reaches and seemingly remote, it is no isolated backwater. A network of hill-paths through the Mounth links Glenesk to Deeside and neighouring Angus glens, while its lower end opens out to the low country of the east. This is one reason why the Glen is so rich in the relics of life and work of the people who have lived there and who have passed through it from early times onwards. This is the story of an upland, rural community, told from the perspectives of the people themselves and covers almost every aspect of glen life. From the distant past to modern day, the book looks at people's changing relationships with the landscape, the buildings they lived, worked and worshipped in and the tools they used. Official documents record the effects of the famine and wars of the 17th-century, and the deprivations suffered either at the hands of marauding Highland caterans or the renegade offspring of their landlords. The text is complemented by many original, period photographs which portray the everyday life of the Glen.

Historic Coupar Angus (Scottish Burgh... This text, part of the Scottish Burgh Survey series, provides a guide to the borough of Coupar Angus, bringing together available historical and archaeological information.

Historic Forfar: A Scottish Burgh Survey... This text contains historical and archaeological information for academics and interested general readers on the historic town of Forfar.

Angus and Kincardineshire's Lost Railways.

Pre-1855 Gravestone Inscriptions in... Angus: Arbroath and Seacoast.

Ainslie's Maps of Angus: Complete Set of... 4 Maps.

A guide to Brechin Cathedral (Brechin... Society of Friends of Brechin Cathedral.

Angus: A Historical Guide (Scottish... Historical Guides. Angus and Kincardine, an area rich in resources, has been of strategic importance for many centuries. The diversity of sights to be found north of the Tay mirrors the variety of historical sites to be found in this part of the country: White Caterhun, north-west of Brechin, dates from the Celtic Iron Age and is a hill-fort, with the largest dry stone wall in Britain; Pictish stones, dating from AD400 on, these ancient monumnets measure up to 14-feet high and bear pagan symbols; Brechin Round Tower, one of only two surviving Irish towers and the site of a monastry in the 11th century; the ruins of Arbroath Abbey, founded by William the Lion; and Claypotts and Edzell, with its walled garden, two of the 16th-century castles in Scotland. This book is a combination of guide, gazetteer and site maps. Its layout is chronological and each chapter deals with a different period, from prehistoric times to the industrial age.

Walk Royal Deeside and North East... Scotland: Including Angus.

The little red town and JMB: The... lifestory of Kirriemuir and its place in the life of Sir James Matthew Barrie.

True Story of the Ball of Kirriemuir.

Glamis Castle (Reports of the Research... Research Committee of the Society of Antiquaries of London)

Alexander Forbes of Brechin: The First... Tractarian Bishop.

Scotland Reformed: Reformation in Angus... and the Mearns.

Discovering Angus and the Mearns... This text is a detailed guide to an area which embraces fertile plains, mountain wilderness, sandy beaches and rugged cliffs, a combination unsurpassed in Scotland.

The Declaration of Arbroath: History,... Significance, Setting.

Carnoustie Sketches: The Village - Its... Characteristic Customs.

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