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The Scottish & Local History Library

South Ayrshire Council

Approx. 2,000 sheets. Established world atlases; OS 1:50,000 for UK. Other maps are of Kyle and Carrick District, both historical and current. OS 1:2,500 and 1:1,250 on microfilm. Also antisubrian maps of Ayrshire. Large collection of photographs of Kyle and Carrick, and of some parts of Ayrshire.


Carnegie Library, 12 Main Street, Ayr, KA8 8EB

Main contact

Telephone number

01292 286385

Opening hours

Monday 9.00am - 7.30pm; Tuesday 9.00am - 7.30pm; Wednesday 9.00am - 5.00pm; Thursday 9.00am - 7.30pm; Friday 9.00am - 7.30pm; Saturday 9.00am - 5.00pm


Prior appointment not necessary, but recommended for use of microfilm readers


Photocopying, microfilm/fiche reader/printer and Fax available


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