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Historic battlefields tell us much about the battles that have helped to shape our national consciousness and sense of identity.
Learn about our role in designating and preserving Scotland's nationally important battlefields.
Search for Inventory battlefields by keyword or on a map.
How we assess Inventory applications, along with requests for removal or review of existing entries.
How to propose a battlefield for the inventory or request the review or removal of an existing site.
Find out what Inventory status means for owners.
Inventory maps show the full extent of the Inventory battlefield, along with the location of key features and events of the battle.
Battles took place in living, working landscapes that must be managed proactively to keep pace with modern life.