Administrative unit

Staplegordon Burgh

Scottish Burgh/District

Preferred Name:
STAPLEGORDON
Unit Type:
Scottish Burgh/District
Status:
Burgh of Barony (after 1320)
Date created:
1320
Date abolished:
 
Unit ID:
10362064
Authorities:
The Scottish Archive Network, Scottish Archives Network Gazetteer

Notes:

"Although a burgh may have existed at Staplegordon in the 13th century, it first comes on record only in 1320. The evidence for the later existence of the burgh is uncertain." (http://canmore.rcahms.gov.uk/en/site/67592/details/staplegordon)

Alternative names

We know of no alternate names.

Unit associations

We know of no associations with other units.

Unit history

This unit was part of the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
DUMFRIES SHIRE Scottish County     The Scottish Archive Network, Scottish Archives Network Gazetteer

Boundary changes

We know of no boundary changes affecting this unit.

Lower level units

This unit contained the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
LANGHOLM Scottish Parish 1703 1975 The Scottish Archive Network, Scottish Archives Network Gazetteer
How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Staplegordon Burgh through time | Census tables with data for the Scottish Burgh/District, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10362064

Date accessed: 23rd March 2019