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Chris Fleet

Map Curator, Collections and Research Department , National Library of Scotland in Edinburgh United Kingdom

Chris Fleet has worked at the National Library of Scotland since 1994, primarily on digital mapping and putting maps online through the NLS maps website ( ), which now makes freely available over 200,000 high-resolution images of historic maps. He has written, researched and spoken widely on the mapping of Scotland over time, and is a co-author of 'Scotland: Mapping the Nation' (2011), 'Edinburgh: Mapping the City' (2014), and 'Scotland: Mapping the Islands' (2016). He is currently working on a new book to be published in 2018 on the military mapping of Scotland.

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Paper landscapes: Historic Maps of the Borders

@ VOL 5 ON NOV 18, 2017

Map curator Chris Fleet, National Library of Scotland will take us through time and space with the wonderful collection of maps of the Scottish Borders in its collection.

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Galashiels @ Mac Arts
Nov 18, 2017