In 1887, John Bartholomew's Gazetteer of the British Isles described Auchterhouse like this:
Auchterhouse, par. and vil. with ry. sta., SW. Forfarshire, 12¼ miles NW. of Dundee, 5708 ac., pop. 661; P.O., T.O.
GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Auchterhouse in Angus | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.
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