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Historic Rothesay

Gourlay, Robert.

Historic Rothesay

the archaeological implications of development

by Gourlay, Robert.

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Published by Department of Archaeology. University of Glasgow [for the Ancient Monuments Board for Scotland] in Glasgow .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Robert Gourlay and Anne Turner[for the] Scottish Burgh Survey.
ContributionsSimpson, Anne Turner, 1953-, Scottish Burgh Survey., Ancient Monuments Board for Scotland.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13664716M

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