[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: Bass Rock

County East Lothian
Transcript basse
Icon description single building
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Description
Appearances
Etymology probably G bathias, 'forehead, front'
Translation
Earlier editors off the coast is an island with a town indicated with the word basse written on it, i.e. Bass Rock (Parsons)
Early Maps
Overwritten yes
Attested spelling