Yester  East Lothian


In 1887, John Bartholomew's Gazetteer of the British Isles described Yester like this:

Yester, par., Haddingtonshire, 8848 ac., pop. 924; the church is at Gifford, 4 miles SE. of Haddington; Yester House, seat of the Marquis of Tweeddale, on Gifford Water, is 1 mile SE. of Gifford vil.

Yester through time

Yester is now part of East Lothian district. Click here for graphs and data of how East Lothian has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Yester itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Yester in East Lothian | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 22nd January 2022

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