The Dick Institute Museum Department
East Ayrshire Council
Area covered is principally Kilmarnock, but to a lesser degree also the rest of Ayrshire. Historical county maps and town plans, including early OS editions. Some geology maps and railway plans. Annotated Town and Burgh Development maps (new roads, slum clearance, etc.). Local estate plans (ca.1700 to date).
Collection of air photographs; largely professional (19301s onwards) with some amateur (1980's onwards). Indexed by subject.
Elmbank Avenue KILMARNOCK KA1 3BU
Enquiries to: above, or Mr. Charles Woodward
01563-26401 Exts. 136, 130
Mon-Sat 0900-1700: Closed Mon & Tue of local holidays in May, July and September
Prior appointment desirable for all access to collection