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Scottish planned villages / edited by Douglas G. Lockhart.

Publication:
Edinburgh : Scottish History Society, c2012.
Format/Description:
Book
x, 276 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
Series:
Scottish History Society (Series) ; 5th ser., v. 16.
Scottish History Society ; 5th ser., v. 16
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Subjects:
Villages -- Scotland.
City planning -- Scotland -- History.
Scotland -- Economic conditions -- History.
Scotland -- Social conditions -- History.
Contents:
Introduction
Early planned villages in the North East and the Highlands: agricultural improvement, textile manufacturing and fishing
The planning process: surveying the site, advertisements, village regulations and recruiting settlers
Agriculture, lotted lands and peat mosses
Fishing and harbour development
Textile manufacturing
Suburban communities
The final years of planning
Appendix: List of planned villages.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Lockhart, Douglas.
ISBN:
9780906245255
0906245257
OCLC:
794716884