Administrative unit

Plenderleith Burgh

Scottish Burgh

Preferred Name:
PLENDERLEITH
Unit Type:
Scottish Burgh
Status:
Burgh of Barony (1328 or 1329 - not sustained)
Date created:
1328 or 1329
Date abolished:
 
Unit ID:
10361539
Authorities:
The Scottish Archive Network, Scottish Archives Network Gazetteer

Notes:

The RCAHMS Canmore system describes Plenderleith as an ancient village and a 'possible' burgh: "A farm house is all that remains of the ancient village of Plenderleith, which stood near the source of the Oxnam Water." (Orig Paroch Scot 1851). ... "It may be doubted whether the burgh had a real existence."

Alternative names

We know of no alternate names.

Unit associations

We know of no associations with other units.

Unit history

This unit was part of the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
ROXBURGHSHIRE Scottish County     The Scottish Archive Network, Scottish Archives Network Gazetteer

Boundary changes

We know of no boundary changes affecting this unit.

Lower level units

This unit contained the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
OXNAM Scottish Parish   1975 The Scottish Archive Network, Scottish Archives Network Gazetteer
How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Plenderleith Burgh through time | Census tables with data for the Scottish Burgh, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10361539

Date accessed: 23rd July 2014