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Angus Museums, The Meffan

Angus Council

Collection is divided between the Arbroath, Brechin, Forfar and Montrose Museums. Prior notice preferred.

Approx. 350 maps, including local OS (i.e. an almost complete set of recent OS 1:10,000 maps for Angus). Historical (17-19th centuries), archaeological, geological, botanical, soil survey, road, railway and electoral maps. Census maps for Angus.

Publications include Pont & Gordon's Angus (ca. 1640) and John Wood's plans of Arbroath, Brechin, Forfar and Montrose (1822).


The Meffan, 20 West High Street, FORFAR, Angus, DD8 1BB

Main contact

Telephone number

01307 464123

Opening hours

Mon to Sat 10:00-17:00 Closed 25, 26 December; 1, 2 January


Disabled access ground floor only


Photocopying limited to small maps only.


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