12 Maps That Will Change The Way You Look At Scotland

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    1. This excellent map showing the main species of animals found in Scotland, and the best places to find them.

    2. This map showing how many "Scotlands" could fit inside England.

    3. And this rather ghostly map showing population density in Scotland at the time of the 2011 census.

    4. This fabulous map showing all of the weird place names in the Orkney Islands.

    5. This map showing how Scotland and Scandinavia used to be linked by a landmass called Doggerland in prehistoric times.

    6. This very interesting map showing where the majority of non-UK born Scottish residents are originally from.

    7. And this map, showing the percentage of English-born people living in various parts of Scotland at the time of the 2011 census.

    8. This map showing the various Scottish clans in 1899.

    9. This map, which shows the best places in Scotland to see the Northern Lights.

    10. This 1602 map showing Scotland on its side, with the islands labelled "Ila" (Islay), "Mula" (Mull), "Leuis" (Lewis) and "Eust" (Uist).

    11. This fascinating map that shows the "real" border of Scotland.

    12. And this fun map, which shows the auto-complete search terms Scottish people in different areas are googling.