New images provide snapshot of small town life in Scotland in 70s and 80s

Newly-digitised photographs of small town Scotland in the 1970s and early 80s have been released by Historic Environment Scotland.

Easdale, Seit Island, Argyll
Easdale, Seit Island, Argyll

Two extensive surveys of rural Scotland undertaken during the 1970s are now accessible to the public after a project by Historic Environment Scotland (HES) to digitise their archives.

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The Scottish Countryside Commission and the C-listed buildings surveys give an insight into life in Scotland during the 1970s and early 1980s.