Click for Bookshop

Douglastown


Angus

A hamlet of Central Angus, Douglastown lies in the Valley of Strathmore, at the foot of the Sidlaw Hills, 2 miles (3 km) northeast of Glamis and 3 miles (5 km) southwest of Forfar. Douglastown was built in the early 1790s around a flax-mill which was managed about that time by James Ivory (1765 - 1842) who went on to become a noted mathematician. The A94 road passes through the settlement.


Use the tabs on the right of this page to see other parts of this entry arrow

If you have found this information useful please consider making
a donation to help maintain and improve this resource. More info...

By using our site you agree to accept cookies, which help us serve you better