Glenrothes  Fife


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

Rothes, vil., in par. and 1 mile W. of Markinen, Fife; has a papermill.

The location is that of Glenrothes town centre, on modern maps.

Glenrothes through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 22nd January 2022

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