In 1785, Robert Burn's poem The Cotter's Saturday Night described Scotland like this:
O Scotia! my dear, my native soil!
For whom my warmest wish to heaven is sent;
Long may thy hardy sons of rustic toil
Be blest with health, and peace, and sweet content.
GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Scotland's History | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.
Date accessed: 22nd May 2013
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