Tranent  East Lothian


In 1887, John Bartholomew's Gazetteer of the British Isles described Tranent like this:

Tranent, police burgh and par., Haddingtonshire, 1¼ mile SE. of Prestonpans ry. sta. and 9½ miles E. of Edinburgh - par., 5919 ac., pop. 5198; burgh, pop. 2235; P.O., T.O., 1 Bank; has an iron foundry and agricultural implement works; collieries are in the vicinity.

Tranent through time

Tranent is now part of East Lothian district. Click here for graphs and data of how East Lothian has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Tranent itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Tranent in East Lothian | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 16th December 2019

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