General Wade’s Legacy


This accessible and richly illustrated book and accompanying guide-map of General Wade – the man who brought military roads and bridges to highland Scotland in the early 18th century in response to the Jacobite threat. Packed with interesting details, this booklet is the first significant publication on this fascinating subject in nearly 25 years. The book sets out the history of the military road network whilst the map will help you explore the archaeological sites and guide you along sections of the road that can still be walked today.