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The Newport, Wormit & Forgan Archive

Location : former smithy,  Victoria Street

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= Property demolished or site redeveloped

Data linkage to other information currently on this site is practically complete. For Directory entries, Census records and Valuation Roll entries, there may be a few other entries not listed here.

Notes:      demolished

 

Location and Old Maps

Latitude, longitude:      56.437891,-2.935127

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

Later use of the site :   ATC Hut     

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

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

Smithy
Tayfield Smithy

 

Directory entries (before 1968)      There are 39 entries

SourceEntry 
1911 Slater dirDon John, blacksmith, 4 James square, E [under Commercial]
1908-09 MacDonald dirDon, John James, Tayfield : Blacksmiths
1908-09 dirDon, John J., blacksmith, Victoria street ; h. James square
1908 Tayside AnnualDon, John J., blacksmith, Victoria Street and Seamills; h., James Square.location 2
1908 Tayside AnnualDon, John I., blacksmith [advert p.61]
1907-08 MacDonald dirDon, John James, Tayfield : Blacksmiths
1907-08 dirDon, John J., blacksmith, Victoria street ; h. James square
1907 Tayside AnnualDon, John J., blacksmith, Victoria Street; h., James Square.
1907 Slater dirDon John, blacksmith, E [under Commercial]
1906-07 MacDonald dirDon, John James, Tayfield : Blacksmiths
1906-07 dirDon, John J. , blacksmith, Victoria street ; h. James square
1905-06 MacDonald dirDon, John James, Tayfield : Blacksmiths
1905-06 dirDon, John J. , blacksmith, Victoria street ; h. James square
1904-05 MacDonald dirDon, John James, Tayfield : Blacksmiths
1904-05 dirDon, John J., blacksmith, Victoria street ; h. James square
1903-04 MacDonald dirDon, John James. Tayfield : Blacksmiths
1903-04 dirDon, John J., blacksmith, Victoria street ; h. James square
1903 Slater dirDon John, blacksmith, E Newport (Commercial)
1902-03 MacDonald dirDon, John James, Tayfield : Blacksmiths
1902-03 dirDon, John J., blacksmith, Victoria street ; h. James square
1901-02 MacDonald dirDon, John James, Tayfield : Blacksmiths
1901-02 dirDon, John J., blacksmith, Victoria street ; h. James square
1900-01 MacDonald dirDon, John James, Tayfield : Blacksmiths
1900-01 dirDon, John J, blacksmith, Victoria street ; h. James square
1899-00 MacDonald dirDon, J., Tayfield : Blacksmiths
1899-00 dirDon, John J. , blacksmith, Victoria street ; h. James square
1899 Slater dirDon John, blacksmith, E [under Commercial]
1898-99 MacDonald dirDon, J., Tayfield : Blacksmiths
1898-99 dirDon, John J., blacksmith, Victoria street ; h. James square
1897-98 MacDonald dirDon, J., Tayfield : Blacksmiths
1897-98 dirDon, John J, blacksmith, Victoria street ; h. James square
1896-97 dirDon, John J., blacksmith, Victoria street, James square
1896 Slater dirDon John, blacksmith, E [under Commercial]
1894-95 dirLowden, William, blacksmith, Kilnburn ; h. Cunningham buildings
1893-94 dirLowden, William, blacksmith, Kilnburn ; h. Cunningham buildings
1893 Slater dirLowdon William, East Newport : Blacksmiths.
1892-93 dirLowden, William, blacksmith, Kilnburn ; h. Cunningham buildings
1891-92 MacDonald dirLowdon, William, Tayfield : Blacksmiths
1889 Slater dirLowdon William, East Newport : Blacksmiths.

 

Census records

None available yet

 

Valuation Roll entries      There are 10 entries

YearNo.PropertyProprietorTenantOccupierValue
1927-28684Shed William Berry per Hagart & Burn Murdoch WS, 10 Atholl Cresc., Edinburgh John J Don, blacksmith 0-10-0View details
1922-23639Smithy William Berry per Hagart & Burn Murdoch WS, 140 Princes St, Edinburgh John J Don, blacksmith same 0-10-0View details
1917-18616Smithy William Berry per Hagart & Burn Murdoch WS, 140 Princes St, Edinburgh John J Don, blacksmith same 0-10-0View details
1912-13175Smithy William Berry per Hagart & Burn Murdoch WS, 140 Princes St, Edinburgh D Mackie & Son, builders same 0-10-0View details
1907-08169Smithy William Berry per Hagart & Burn Murdoch WS, 140 Princes St, Edinburgh John J Don, blacksmith same 3View details
1903-04648Smithy William Berry Esq. per Haggart & Burn Murdoch, WS, 140 Princes St, Edinburgh John Don, blacksmith same 3View details
1900-01424Smithy William Berry Esq. per Haggart & Burn Murdoch, WS, 140 Princes St, Edinburgh John Don, blacksmith same 3View details
1896-97324Smithy William Berry Esq. per Haggart & Burn Murdoch, WS, 140 Princes St, Edinburgh John Don, blacksmith same 3View details
1893-94125Smithy William Berry Esq. per Haggart & Burn Murdoch, WS, 140 Princes St, Edinburgh William Lowden, blacksmith same 3View details
1889-90118Smithy William Berry Esq. per Haggart & Burn Murdoch, WS, 140 Princes St, Edinburgh William Lowden, blacksmith same 3View details

 

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