William Bald bronze plaque in Burntisland
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William Bald 1788-1857 born in Burntisland near here. Pioneering cartographer, surveyor and civil engineer in Scotland and Ireland. Designed and built the Antrim Coast Road one of the world's great scenic routes.
Erected: 30 August 2008 Plaque Colour: Bronze Subject Commemorated: William Bald
William Bald FRSE (c. 1789 – March, 1857) was a Scottish surveyor, cartographer and civil engineer.Bald was the cousin of Robert Bald, surveyor and mining engineer.
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Location: High Street
Unitary Authority: Fife Council
Unitary Authority Ward (UTW): Burntisland, Kinghorn and Western Kirkcaldy
Scottish Parliament Constituency: Kirkcaldy
Scottish Parliament Region: Mid Scotland and Fife
UK Parliament Constituency: Kirkcaldy and Cowdenbeath
Region: Scotland All plaques in Burntisland
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