[Image: Fragment of the Gough Map]
[Image: Fragment of the Gough Map]

Linguistic Geographies: The Gough Map of Great Britain

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Full record: Dingwall

County Ross and Cromarty
Transcript Rosse
Icon description three buildings and castle
Icons
  • buildings (multiple)
Description entirely faded
Appearances
  • faded
Etymology G ros, 'promontory, wood'; W rhos, 'moor'
Translation
Earlier editors the town of Dingwall sheltered under the neighbouring castle of the earls of Ross (Parsons)
Early Maps Rosse (Totius Britanniae; castle, walls)
Overwritten
Attested spelling