Resources

Some map tiles and images are currently unavailable. We are sorry for any inconvenience caused.

All Scotland's Urban Past resources are available for you to download and use in your heritage projects, wherever you’re based.

We've compiled free resources to help you investigate how Scotland's towns and cities have changed over time.

New content is always being added, so keep an eye on this page for updates or sign up to our eNewsletter to be the first to hear about newly added resources.

The social history of places is fascinating, and gathering factual histories and personal stories will likely inform, enrich and enliven your project. Talking to people who wish to share their memories will bring together unique stories and first-hand experiences, feelings and attitudes of the past.