National Record of the Historic Environment: Defining Scotland's Places

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Title
National Record of the Historic Environment: Defining Scotland's Places
Date ( Revision )
Identifier
RCAHMS DSP

Abstract
Defining Scotland’s Places (DSP) aims to define the known extent of the archaeological sites and monuments in the National Record of the Historic Environment at Historic Environment Scotland, John Sinclair House, Edinburgh. The polygons created through Defining Scotland's Places do not carry ANY legal status. For instance they do not represent the legal extent of a Scheduled Monument or Listed Building.

Point of contact

Historic Environment Scotland
16 Bernard Terrace
Edinburgh
City of Edinburgh Council
EH8 9NX
United Kingdom
+44(0)1316621456 +44(0)1316621477
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Keywords
  • ArchaeologyHeritageHistoric Landscape
Use limitation

This data is licensed under the UK Open Government Licence ( http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/doc/open-government -licence). If this data is reproduced it must be attributed with the following: Contains public sector information licensed under the Open Government Licence v1.0 and contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2015

Use limitation
This data is indicative only. It should be noted that the information may change.
Distance
40
Denominator
25000
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Topic category
  • Environment
  • Society
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1996-04-01 2012-06-26
Minimum value
0
Maximum value
1445

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Supplemental Information
Combining the roles of Historic Scotland and the Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scoltand (RCAHMS) Historic Environment Scotland (HES) was established on 1st October 2015. HES maintains the National Record of the Historic Environment which collects, records and interprets information on the architectural, industrial, archaeological and maritime heritage of Scotland. The National Record hosts information gathered over more than a hundred years, and our archive offers a unique insight into the special nature of Scotland's Places.
Reference system identifier
urn:ogc:def:crs:EPSG::27700

Distribution format
  • ESRI Shapefile ( 1.0 )

dataset
Description
Scotland

Conformance result

Title
Defining Scotland's Places
Date ( Revision )
Explanation
Defining Scotland’s Places (DSP) aims to define the known extent of the archaeological sites and monuments in the National Record of the Historic Environment
Pass
true
Statement
Known site extents were previously mapped by drawing directly on 1:10,000 Ordnance Survey quarter sheets held by RCAHMS and transferred to Historic Environment Scotland on 1st October 2015.

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Date stamp
Metadata standard name
UK GEMINI
Metadata standard version
2.2

Point of contact

RCAHMS
16 Bernard Terrace
Edinburgh
City of Edinburgh Council
EH8 9NX
United Kingdom