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Dundee University Archives

University of Dundee

Approx. 12,000 maps and plans, mainly 19th and early 20th century, but some 18th century. Mainly for locations in Dundee, Angus, Perthshire and Fife. OS 1:500 to 1:63,360. Towns, buildings, railways, roads, public services, harbours, and River Tay. Estate maps and plans. Housing development c. 1920-1980's.

Also India (West Bengal - mainly factory plans). Aerial photographs (1922-1969) and some related documentary material.


Tower Buildings DUNDEE DD1 4HN

Main contact

Telephone number

01382 344095

Opening hours

Mon-Wed, Fri 0900-1700 Thurs 0930-1330 only Plus Term Time Thurs 0700-2000; Sat 1000-1300 Closed Christmas Eve to 3 January.


Prior appointment necessary for maps and plans.


Photocopying (to A0 size), plan copier, and photography available.


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