The Newport, Wormit & Forgan Archive

Location : Roseberry

Street View Image

= Property demolished or site redeveloped

Notes:      demolished


Location and Old Maps

Latitude, longitude:      56.430355,-2.915996

View location on the 1855 6-inch map, the 1895 25-inch map, the 1966 25-inch map, or a 1944-50 aerial photograph at the National Library of Scotland website.


1854 Ordnance Survey Name Book Entry    (originals at ScotlandsPlaces)     (more information on the O.S. Name Books page)

List of names to be corrected if necessaryOrthography, as recommended to be used in the new plansOther modes of spelling the nameAuthorities for these other modes of spelling when knownSituationDescriptive remarks or other general observations which may be considered of interestSource
RoseberryRoseberryRoseberry; Roseberry; Roseberry HillMr. John Black Tenant; Rent Receipts; Johnston's Co. MapAbout 1 mile S.W. of the Mansion House of Scotscraig.A dwelling house with some farm offices and a small farm attached. The houses are thatched & in bad repair. It is the property of Henry Stewart Esq. St. Fort, and tenanted by John Black.OS1/13/32/62

Old Addresses (any dates are approximate and are usually the latest occurence of the address)



House Names (any dates are approximate and are usually the latest occurence of the name)



Directory entries (before 1968)      There are 7 entries

1877 Worrall dirBlack James, Roseberry : Farmers In Forgan Parish.
1866 Fife dirBlack, James, joiner, Roseberry
1862 Fife dirBlack, James, flesher, Roseberry
1862 Fife dirBlack, James, joiner / wright, Roseberry
1861 Slater dirBlack James, Roseberry : Wrights & Joiners
1852 Slater dirBlack, James, wright, Roseberry
1852 Slater dirBlack, William, wright, Roseberry


Entries in the Registers of Voters

SourceEnrol DateNameOccup.AddressQualificationPropertyatNotes
1878-1879 Voters Black, James wright Roseberry


Census records

YearHead Notes
1911 Black Jessie
1901 Black Jessie View household
1891 Black James View household
1881 Black James View household
1871 Black James View household
1861 Black James View household
1851 Black John View household
1841 Black John View household


Valuation Roll entries

None available yet


Sasines pre-1900:



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