Grampians  Scotland


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

Grampians, The, the great mountain system of Scotland, stretching across the country SW. and NE., and forming the natural boundary between the Highlands and the Lowlands; it includes several chains and groups; the main portion, sometimes called the Central Grampians, extends along the border of Invernness and Aberdeen on the N., and Perth and Forfar on the S.

Grampians through time

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

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Grampians, in Highland and Scotland | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 22nd May 2024

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