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Location : 2  Tay Street

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Location and Old Maps

Latitude, longitude:      56.440374,-2.941

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.

Nearby properties (demolished in red):   St Thomas's Church, 1, Blyth Street   2 Blyth Street   4 Blyth Street   1 Cupar Road   3 Cupar Road   formerly 5, Cupar Road   7 Cupar Road   9 Cupar Road   11 Cupar Road   13 Cupar Road   15 Cupar Road   17 Cupar Road   19 Cupar Road   6 Cupar Road   4 Cupar Road   formerly 2, Cupar Road   (Newport Toll, Cupar Road)   formerly part of 15, Cupar Road   36 High Street   38 High Street   40 High Street   46 High Street   48 High Street   52 High Street   54 High Street   50 High Street   1 St Marys Lane   3 St Marys Lane   4 Tay Street   6 Tay Street   8 Tay Street   10 Tay Street   12 Tay Street   14 Tay Street  

 

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)

Taybank

 

 

Directory entries (before 1970)      There are 135 entries

SourceEntry 
1969 dirFrench, Mrs W. F., 2 Tay Street
1968 dirFrench, Mrs W. F., 2 Tay Street
1967 dirFrench, Mrs W. F., 2 Tay street
1966 dirFrench, Mrs W. F., 2 Tay street
1964 dirFrench, Mrs W. F., Taybank, Tay street
1963 dirFrench, Mrs W. F., Taybank, Tay street
1962 dirFrench, Mrs W. F., Taybank, Tay street
1961 dirFrench, Mrs W. F., Taybank, Tay street
1960 dirFrench, Mrs W. F., Taybank, Tay street
1958-59 dirFrench, Mrs W. F., Taybank, Tay street
1957-58 dirFrench, Mrs W. F., Taybank, Tay street
1956-57 dirFrench, Mrs W. F., Taybank, Tay street
1955-56 dirFrench, Mrs W. F., Taybank, Tay street
1954-55 dirFrench, Mrs W.F., Taybank, Tay street
1953-54 dirFrench, Mrs W. F., Taybank, Tay street
1952-53 dirFrench, Mrs W. F., Taybank, Tay street
1951-52 dirFrench, Mrs W. F., Taybank, Tayport road
1950-51 dirFrench, Mrs W. F., Taybank, Tayport road
1949-50 dirFrench, Mrs W. F., Taybank, Tayport road
1948-49 dirFrench, Mrs W. F., Taybank, Tayport road
1947-48 dirFrench, Mrs W. F., Taybank, Tayport road
1946-47 dirFrench, Mrs W. F., Taybank, Tayport road
1942-43 MacDonald dirFrench, Mrs, Taybank, E. N.
1942-43 dirFrench, Mrs W. F., Taybank, Tayport road
1941-42 MacDonald dirFrench, Mrs, Taybank, E. N.
1941-42 dirFrench, Mrs W. F., Taybank, Tayport road
1940-41 MacDonald dirFrench, Mrs, Taybank, E. N.
1940-41 dirFrench, Mrs W. F., Taybank, Tayport road
1939-40 MacDonald dirFrench, Mrs, Taybank, E. N.
1939-40 dirFrench, Mrs W. F., Taybank, Tayport road
1938-39 MacDonald dirFrench, Mrs, Taybank, E. N.
1938-39 dirFrench, Mrs W. F., Taybank, Tayport road
1937-38 MacDonald dirFrench, Mrs, Taybank, E. N.
1937-38 dirFrench, Mrs W. F., Taybank, Tayport road
1936-37 MacDonald dirFrench, Mrs, Taybank, E. N.
1936-37 dirFrench, Mrs W. F., Taybank, Tayport road
1935-36 MacDonald dirFrench, Mrs, Taybank, E. N.
1935-36 dirFrench, Mrs W. F., Taybank, Tayport road
1934-35 MacDonald dirFrench, Mrs, Taybank, E. N.
1934-35 dirFrench, Mrs W. F., Taybank, Tayport road, East Newport
1933-34 MacDonald dirFrench, Mrs, Taybank, E. N.
1933-34 dirFrench, Mrs W. F., Taybank, Tayport road, East Newport
1932-33 dirFrench, Mrs W. F., Taybank, Tayport road, East Newport
1931-32 MacDonald dirFrench, W. F., Taybank, E. N.
1931-32 dirFrench, Mrs W. F., Taybank, Tayport road, East Newport
1930-31 MacDonald dirFrench, W. F., Taybank, E. N.
1930-31 dirFrench, W. F. (solicitor, Dundee), Taybank, Tayport rd., East Newport
1930-31 dirFrench, W. F., Taybank, Tayport rd. : Solicitors.
1930-31 dirFrench, W. F., Taybank; [under Justices Of The Peace Resident At Newport]
1929-30 MacDonald dirFrench, W. F., Taybank, E. N.
1929-30 dirFrench, W. F., Taybank, Tayport rd. : Solicitors.
1929-30 dirFrench, W. F. (solicitor, Dundee), Taybank, Tayport rd., East Newport
1929-30 dirFrench, W. F., Taybank ; [under Justices Of The Peace Resident In Newport]
1928-29 MacDonald dirFrench, W. F., Taybank, E. N.
1928-29 dirFrench, W. F., Taybank ; [under Justices Of The Peace Resident At Newport]
1928-29 dirFrench, W. F. (solicitor, Dundee), Taybank, Tayport rd., East Newport
1928-29 dirFrench, W. F. Taybank, Tayport rd. : Solicitors.
1928 Kelly dirFrench William Forrest, Tayport road, E
1927-28 MacDonald dirFrench, W. F., Taybank, E. N.
1927-28 dirFrench, W. F., Taybank, Tayport rd. : Solicitors.
1927-28 dirFrench, W. F. (solicitor, Dundee), Taybank, Tayport rd., East Newport
1926-27 MacDonald dirFrench, W. F., Taybank, E. N.
1926-27 dirFrench, W. F. Taybank, Tayport rd. : Solicitors.
1926-27 dirFrench, W. F. (solicitor, Dundee), Taybank, Tayport rd., East Newport
1925-26 MacDonald dirFrench, W. F., Taybank, E. N.
1925-26 dirFrench, W. F. (solicitor, Dundee), Taybank, Tayport rd., East Newport
1925-26 dirFrench, W. F., Taybank, Tayport rd. : Solicitors.
1924-25 MacDonald dirFrench, W. F., Taybank, E. N.
1923-24 MacDonald dirFrench, W. F., Taybank, E. N.
1923-24 MacDonald dirFrench, W, Forrest, Newport : Solicitors
1923-24 dirFrench, W. Forrest (solicitor, Dundee), Taybank, Tayport rd., E. Newport
1922-23 dirFrench, W. Forrest (solicitor, Dundee), Tay bank, Tayport rd., E. Newport
1921 Slater dirPate John, Taybank, E
1920-21 dirPate, John (iron merchant, Dundee), Taybank, Tayport rd., E. Newport
1918-19 dirPate, John (iron merchant, Dundee), Taybank, Tayport rd., E. Newport
1914-15 dirGrant, F. Airth (stockbroker, Dundee), Taybank, East Newport
1913-14 dirGrant, F. Airth (stockbroker, Dundee), Taybank, East Newport
1912-13 dirGrant, F. Airth (stockbroker, Dundee), Taybank
1911-12 dirGrant, F. Airth (stockbroker, Dundee), Taybank
1911 Slater dirGrant Fredk. F. Taybank, Tayport rd., E
1910-11 dirGrant, F. Airth (stockbroker, Dundee), Taybank
1909-10 MacDonald dirGrant, Frederick A., Taybank
1909-10 dirGrant, F. Airth (stockbroker, Dundee), Taybank
1908-09 MacDonald dirGrant, Frederick A., Taybank
1908-09 dirGrant, F. Airth (stockbroker, Dundee), Taybank
1908 Tayside AnnualGrant, Fred. A., stockbroker, Taybank, E.
1907-08 MacDonald dirGrant, Frederick A., Taybank
1907-08 dirGrant, F. Airth (stockbroker, Dundee), Taybank
1907 Tayside AnnualGrant, Fred. A., stockbroker, Taybank, E.
1907 Slater dirGrant Fredk. F. Taybank, Tayport rd. E
1906-07 MacDonald dirGrant, Frederick A., Taybank
1906-07 dirGrant, F. Airth (stockbroker, Dundee), Taybank
1905-06 dirGrant, F. Airth (stockbroker, Dundee), Taybank
1904-05 dirGrant, F. Airth (stockbroker, Dundee), Taybank
1903-04 dirGrant, F. Airth (stockbroker, Dundee), Taybank
1903 Slater dirGrant Fredk. F. Taybank, Tayport rd. E Newport
1902-03 dirGrant, F. Airth (stockbroker, Dundee), Taybank
1901-02 dirGrant, F. Airth (stockbroker, Dundee), Taybank
1900-01 dirGrant, F. Airth (stockbroker, Dundee), Taybank
1899-00 dirBoyd, Mrs Robert, Taybank, Tayport road
1898-99 dirBoyd, Mrs Robert, Taybank, Tayport road
1897-98 dirBoyd, Mrs Robert, Taybank, Tayport road
1896-97 dirBoyd, Mrs Robert, Taybank, Tayport road
1896 Slater dirBoyd Mrs. Tay bank, E
1895-96 dirBoyd, Mrs Robert, Taybank, Tayport road
1894-95 dirBoyd, Mrs Robert, Taybank, Tayport road
1893-94 dirBoyd, Mrs Robert, Taybank, Tay street
1893 Slater dirBoyd Mrs. Jane, Tay Bank, E N
1892-93 dirBoyd, Mrs, Taybank, Tay street
1891-92 dirBoyd, Mrs, Taybank, Tayport road
1890-91 dirBoyd, Mrs, Taybank, East Newport
1889-90 dirBoyd, Mrs, Taybank, East Newport
1889 Slater dirBoyd Mrs Jane, Taybank, East Newport, Fife
1888-89 dirBoyd, Mrs, Taybank, East Newport
1887-88 dirBoyd, Mrs, Taybank, East Newport
1886-87 dirBoyd, Mrs, Taybank, East Newport
1886 Slater dirBoyd Robert Horne, Taybank
1885-86 dirBoyd, Mrs, Taybank, East Newport
1884-85 dirBoyd, Mrs, Taybank, East Newport
1882-83 dirBoyd, Mrs, Taybank, East Newport
1882 Slater dirBoyd Mrs. -, Taybank
1880-81 dirBoyd, Robert, (solicitor, Dundee), Taybank, East Newport
1878-79 dirBoyd, Robert, Agent; [under City Of Glasgow Bank]
1878-79 dirBoyd, Robert, solicitor and agent of City of Glasgow Bank, Taybank
1878 Slater dirBoyd Mr. Robert, Taybank
1878 Slater dirCity of Glasgow Bank (Branch), Tay st, draws on London Joint-Stock Banking Co., London - Robert Boyd, agent : Bank.
1876-77 dirBoyd, Robt. (solicitor and notary public, Dundee), Taybank, E. Newport
1874-75 dirBoyd, Robert (solicitor and notary public, Dundee), Taybank, Newport
1873 Slater dirBoyd Mr. Robert, Taybank, Newport
1871-72 dirBoyd, Robert (solicitor and notary, Dundee), Taybank
1869-70 dirBoyd, Robert (solicitor and notary, Dundee), Taybank, East Newport
1867-68 dirBoyd, Robert (solicitor and notary public, Dundee), Taybank, East Newport
1867 Slater dirBoyd Robert, Esq. Newport
1866 Fife dirBoyd, Robert, writer (Dundee), Taybank, E Newport
1862 Fife dirBoyd, Robert, writer (Dundee), Taybank House, E Newport

 

 

Census records

YearHead Notes
1911 Grant Frederick A
1901 Grant Frederick A View household
1891 Body [Boyd] Jane M View household
1881 Boyd Robert View household
1871 Boyd Robert View household
1861 Boyd Robert View household

 

 

Valuation Roll entries      There are 28 entries

YearNo.PropertyProprietorTenantOccupierValue
1967-68559House Mrs Christina M French proprietor 114View details
1964-65559House Mrs Christina M French proprietor 97View details
1961-621421House Mrs Christina M French proprietor 97View details
1957-58648House Mrs Christina M French proprietor 58View details
1952-53626House Mrs Christina M French proprietor 58View details
1947-48603House Mrs Christina M French per E Cowan & Co, solicitors, 4 High St, Dundee proprietor 58View details
1942-43594House Mrs Christina M French per E Cowan & Co, solicitors, 4 High St, Dundee proprietor 58View details
1937-38591House Mrs Christina M French per E Cowan & Co, solicitors, 4 High St, Dundee proprietor 58View details
1932-33539House Mrs Christina M French per E Cowan & Co, solicitors, 4 High St, Dundee proprietor 58View details
1927-28525House William Forrest French, solicitor per Little & French, solicitors, 32 Castle St, Dundee proprietor 58View details
1922-23482House William Forrest French, solicitor proprietor 57View details
1917-18462House & Shop Alexander James Robertson, 3 Robert Street, Newport John Pate, merchant same 50View details
1912-13247House & Shop Alexander James Robertson, 3 Robert Street, Newport Frederick Airth Grant, stockbroker same 52View details
1907-08237House & Shop Alexander James Robertson, 3 Robert Street, Newport Frederick Airth Grant, stockbroker same 52View details
1903-04223House and Shop Alexander James Robertson, 3 Robert St, Newport Frederick Airth Grant, stockbroker proprietor 52View details
1900-01803House and Garden Alexander James Robertson, 3 Robert St, Newport Frederick Airth Grant, stockbroker proprietor 52View details
1896-97696House and Garden Mrs Jane Mitchell or Boyd proprietor 55View details
1893-94598House and Garden Mrs Jane Mitchell or Boyd proprietor 55View details
1889-90515House and Garden Mrs Jane Mitchell or Boyd proprietor 55View details
1885-86483House and Garden Mrs Jane Mitchell or Boyd proprietor 55View details
1881-82374House and Garden Robert Boyd, writer Said Robert Boyd 55View details
1878-79354House and Garden Robert Boyd, writer Said Robert Boyd 55View details
1875-76297House and Garden Robert Boyd, writer Said Robert Boyd 60View details
1871-72267House and Garden Robert Boyd, writer Robert Boyd, writer 50View details
1867-68234House and Garden Robert Boyd, writer Said Robert Boyd 50View details
1865-66221House and Garden Robert Boyd, writer Said Robert Boyd 45View details
1864-65205House and Garden Robert Boyd, writer Said Robert Boyd 45View details
1860-61176House and Garden Robert Boyd, writer, Dundee Robert Boyd 45View details

 

 

Early Sasines:

Sasine Plots:

Plot: 290 St Phillans lot 21/22 58 pol 15 yd view plot details

 

Sasine Abridgements:

RefIn BriefAbridgementRecordedPlots
1863.02082apportionment of feu dutues by Church of ScotlandTrs General Assembly of Church of Scotland grant deed of appointment of trust declaring the following plots - plots 34th - 45th described in disp (11 Nov 1862) - held in trust by them inter alia for payment of the annual sum of £80 to minister of church & parish of St Lukes (see 01395)21 Sep 1863247, 256, 278, 285, 286, 284, 72, 204, 207, 290
1862.01395Tayfield to Church of Scotland (feu duties, rents) [1-21 Marytown, 22-23 south of Marytown, 24 Craighead, 25-43 St Phillans]Trs General Assembly of Church of Scotland regist disp to themselves by John Berry, Tayfield of the following lands & others, pts of lands of Inverdovat, Craighead & Causewayhead, viz (1) 3 cottages in village of Marytown (now Easter Newport); pce grnd with the 2 cottages t/on on E side of E-most of said 3 cottages; self-contained cottage with attics & garden grnd; 19 falls 5 yd (22 pol 29 yd) grnd with the 2 cottages t/on on S side of road Newport - Ferryport, being all pts of subjects described in the title deeds as 2 roods 4 falls 24 ells grnd pt of lands of Seacraig etc and therein descr as marked no. 1 & no. 2 on a plan; [lot 3 not mentioned]; (2) 42 falls 17 ells (1 rood 13 pol 12 yd) grnd no. 4 on said plan & erections t/on; (3) 52 falls 10 ells grnd no.5 on said plan & ho etc t/on; (4) 52 falls 10 ells (1 rood 25 pol 28 yd) grnd no. 6on said plan & ho etc t/on; (5) 41 falls 31 ells grnd no. 7 on said plan; (6) 2 pces grnd extending to 1 rood 30 falls 34 ells nos. 8 & 9 on said plan & houses t/on; (7) E-most half with the houses etc t/on, and W-most half of 2 pces grnd 80 falls 29 ells no. 10 & 11 on said plan; (8) 29 falls 22 ells grnd lot no. 12 on plan; (9) 35 falls and (10) 35 falls grnd nos. 13 & 14 on plan; (11) 40 falls 4 ells grnd no. 15 on plan & bldgs t/on; (12) 40 falls 4 ells grnd no. 16 on certified copy of said plan; [lot 17 missing]; (13) 40 falls 4 ells grnd no. 18 on plan; (14) 35 falls (41 pol 4 yd) grnd no. 19 on certified copy of plan & ho etc t/on; (15) 49 falls 14 ells grnd no. 20 on plan & houses etc t/on; (16) 40 falls 4 ells grnd lot 21 on cert. copy of plan; (17-20) 4 pces grnd 40 falls 4 ells each nos. 22, 23, 24, 25; (21) 49 falls 14 ells grnd no. 26 all on said plan & houses t/on;
(22) 1 rood 34 falls 18 ells grnd no. 39 on a plan; (23) 3 roods 38 falls 15 ells (4 rood 39 pol & 14 sq yd) grnd to the S thereof with quarry therein, being all pts of lands of Seacraig;
(24) 10 acres 32 falls of lands of Craighead & houses t/on;
(25) lot of 41.66 pol and (26) lot of 42 pol grnd marked no. 1 & 2 of street called Hillside Crescent on a ground plan; (27) lot of 44 pol (28) lot of 34 pol and (29) lot of 35 pol 16 yd grnd nos. 3, 4 & 5 on said ground plan; (30) lot of 44 pol grnd no. 6 on said ground plan on which a ho or cottage has now been erected; (31)lot of 44 pol grnd forming lot 7 & pt of lot 8 on said plan; (32) lot of 39 pol 16 yd pt of lot 8 & pt of lot 9 on plan; (33) 39 pol 16 yd composed of stance marked no. 10 & pt of stance marked no. 9 on said plan; (34-41) lots of 29 pol 28 yd, 33 pol 4 yd, 28 pol 26 yd, 22 pol 14 yd, 22 pol 14 yd, 22 pol 12 yd, 25 pol 23 yd, 30 pol 21 yd of grnd lots 11, 12, 13,14,15,16,17,19 on said plan; (42) lot of 30 pol 7 yd grnd no. 20 on plan & ho etc t/on; (43) 58 pol 15 yd forming 2 lots marked no. 21 & 22 on said plan, being all pts of park or pce grndbewteen village of Easter Newport & t/p Newport - Cupar, & teinds ... reserving the feu rights …
[43 plots listed, but 1863.02082 refers to 45 plots - which is correct? Were lots 3 & 17 of Marytown added later?]
11 Nov 186295, 102, 147, 148, 112, 113, 157, 117, 146, 100, 153, 194, 150, 165, 152, 202, 149, 75, 67, 243, 292, 291, 287, 288, 311, 289, 312, 308, 247, 256, 278, 285, 286, 284, 72, 204, 207, 290
1860.02913duplicate of loan by Trs Robert Wilson & John MitchellTrs Robert Wilson, accountant Edinburgh, to extent of £500, and John Mitchell, brewer Cupar, to extent of £300, get bond corrob & disp by Robert Boyd, consent of his spouse Jane Mitchell over 58 pol 15 yd lots 21/22 of park between Newport & t/p Newport - Cupar (under exceptions) (see 02903)7 Jan 1860289
1859.02903loan by Trs Robert Wilson & John MitchellTrs Robert Wilson, accountant Edinburgh, to extent of £500, and John Mitchell, brewer Cupar, to extent of £300, get bond & disp by Robert Boyd, consent of his spouse Jane Mitchell over 58 pol 15 yd lots 21/22 of park between Newport & t/p Newport - Cupar (under exceptions) (see 02913)31 Dec 1859289
1859.02863Tayfield to Robert Boyd & Jane Mitchell / BoydRobert Boyd & spouse Jane Mitchell regist feu ch to themselves fee & liferent by John Berry, Tayfield of 2 lots of ground 21 & 22 on plan of park between Easter Newport & t/p Newport - Cupar, 58 pol 15 yd14 Dec 1859290, 249

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Abbreviations in the notes
t/on - thereon;   t/p - turnpike;   dw - dwelling;   ho - house;   pt - part;   pce - piece;   grnd - ground;   bldg - building;   Tr/Trs - Trustee/Trustees;   ... - words omitted;   pol - poles;   yd - square yards;   : - bounded

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