Ratho  Midlothian


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

Ratho, par., vil., and ry. junction, Edinburghshire - par., 6147 ac., pop. 1815; vil., 1½ m. S. of sta., which is 8½ m. W. of Edinburgh, pop. 713; P.O., T.O., and P.O. at Ratho Station; near vil. is Ratho Park, seat.

Ratho through time

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

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Ratho, in Edinburgh and Midlothian | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 09th December 2021

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