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The online catalogue to Scotland’s archaeology, buildings, industrial and maritime heritage

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Details of over 340,000 buildings, archaeological, industrial and maritime sites across Scotland and beyond.

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Want to search by collection? Consult the online catalogue of photographs, drawings and manuscripts and view over 350,000 images.

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Want to search for a particular monument type, find out about objects or periods? Use our thesauri to search using the standard terms applied to the records.

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Explore our in-depth features and stories. Inspiring, insightful and interesting, these illustrated articles are a perfect way to learn a little more about Scotland's places.

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Discover more about the content of Canmore. Explore our online galleries highlighting recent fieldwork, cataloguing, digitisation or discoveries.

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