Scotland’s Leading Maritime, Naval & Yachting Bookdealer
+44 (0)1436 676 453
mclarenbooks
info@mclarenbooks.com
MclarenBooks

Reports from Commissioners, 1801-1826

– vol. 73 / 74, Public Works: Highland Roads and Bridges, etc. 1803 – 1826

contains the first to the ninth reports of the Commissioners for making Roads and building Bridges in the Highlands of Scotland.

 

the fourth to the twelfth reports of the Commissioners for the Repair of Roads in Scotland [with the first three reports incorporated into the appendices of the 7th and 8th reports of the Highlands of Scotland reports].

 

Report from the Committee on the funds arising from the Forfeited Estates in Scotland [and their use in harbour works].

 

Memoir relative to the construction of the Map of Scotland, published by Aaron Arrowsmith, in the year 1807.

 

Statement of the origin and extent of the several roads in Scotland, made wholly, or in part, at the public expense……together with papers relating to the military roads in Scotland.

 

Highland Roads and Bridges, Estimates….[for making roads and building bridges in Scotland] – 2 reports. …

 

Memorials from Peterhead and Banff concerning damage occasioned by a storm in October [1820].

 

with thirteen maps of Scotland (mostly large folding maps with outline colouring), a single-page map of St.Kilda from a 1799 survey, two very large folding plates of bridges and harbours, and one plate of Bonar Bridge.

a map of the north-east coast of Shetland is referred to, but not bound in.

In stock

SKU:SCOTLAND031521 Categories: , Tags: , , , ,
  • Description

Description

2 substantial folio volumes [32x21cm].

very good clean condition in strong buckram bindings.

ex-public record office library