In 1887, John Bartholomew's Gazetteer of the British Isles described Rathven like this:
Rathven, coast par. and vil. with ry. sta., Banffshire - par., 23,165 ac., pop. 10,937; vil., 1½ m. NE. of Buckie.
A Vision of Britain through Time includes a large library of local statistics for administrative units. For the best overall sense of how the area containing Rathven has changed, please see our redistricted information for the modern district of Moray. More detailed statistical data are available under Units and statistics, which includes both administrative units covering Rathven and units named after it.
GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Rathven, in Moray and Banffshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.
Date accessed: 25th May 2013
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