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Location : 2  Union Street

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= Property still standing

Notes:      built c.1939

 

Introduction

More information in the blog February 2017

 

Location and Old Maps

Latitude, longitude:      56.440988,-2.939536

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):   1 King Street   3 King Street   1 Union Street   3 Union Street   4 Union Street   5 Union Street   (formerly 6, Union Street)   7 Union Street   8 Union Street   9 Union Street   10 Union Street   11 Union Street   12 Union Street   13 Union Street   14 Union Street   15 Union Street   16 Union Street   17 Union Street   18 Union Street   19 Union Street   20 Union Street   21 Union Street   23 Union Street   store for shop, Union Street   (store, formerly 1, William Street)   2 William Street   (St Fillans Church, William Street)   St Fillans Church Hall, William Street   St Fillans Church Hall (pt), William Street   4 William Street   6 William Street   8 William Street   10 William Street   12 William Street   14 William 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)

Telephone Exchange from 1939

 

 

Directory entries (before 1970)      There are 27 entries

SourceEntry 
1969 dirPost Office Telephones, Union Street
1968 dirPost Office Telephones, Union Street
1967 dirPost Office Telephones, Union street
1966 dirPost Office Telephones, Union street
1965 dirPost Office Telephones, Union street
1964 dirPost Office Telephones, Union street
1963 dirPost Office Telephones, Union street
1962 dirPost Office Telephones, Union street
1961 dirPost Office Telephones, Union street
1960 dirPost Office Telephones, Union street
1958-59 dirPost Office Telephones, Union street
1957-58 dirPost Office Telephones, Union street
1956-57 dirPost Office Telephones, Union street
1955-56 dirPost Office Telephones, Union street, East Newport
1954-55 dirPost Office Telephones, Union street, East Newport
1953-54 dirPost Office Telephones, Union street, East Newport
1952-53 dirPost Office Telephones, Union street, East Newport
1951-52 dirPost Office Telephones, Union street, East Newport
1950-51 dirPost Office Telephones, Union street, East Newport
1949-50 dirPost Office Telephones, Union street, East Newport
1948-49 dirPost Office Telephones, Union street
1947-48 dirPost Office Telephones, Union street
1946-47 dirPost Office Telephones, Union street
1942-43 dirPost Office Telephones, Union street
1941-42 dirPost Office Telephones, Union street
1940-41 dirPost Office Telephones, Union street
1939-40 dirPost Office Telephones, Union street

 

 

Census records

None available yet

 

Valuation Roll entries      There are 7 entries

YearNo.PropertyProprietorTenantOccupierValue
1967-68638Telephone Exchange Postmaster General per Treasury Valuer, 28 Abingdon St, London SW1 proprietor 120View details
1964-65638Telephone Exchange Postmaster General per Treasury Valuer, 28 Abingdon St, London SW1 proprietor 100View details
1961-621832Telephone Exchange Postmaster General per Treasury Valuer, 28 Abingdon St, London SW1 proprietor 100View details
1957-58787Telephone Exchange Postmaster General per Treasury Valuer, 28 Abingdon St, London SW1 proprietor 45View details
1952-53762Telephone Exchange Postmaster General per Treasury Valuer, 28 Abingdon St, London SW1 proprietor 45View details
1947-48736Telephone Exchange Postmaster General per Treasury Valuer, 28 Abingdon St, London SW1 proprietor 45View details
1942-43721Telephone Exchange Postmaster General per Treasury Valuer, 28 Abingdon St, London SW1 proprietor 45View details

 

 

Early Sasines:

Sasine Plots:

Plot: 100 Maryton lot 14 35 falls view plot details

 

Sasine Abridgements:

RefIn BriefAbridgementRecordedPlots
1862.01451apportionment of feu dutues by Church of ScotlandTrs General Assembly of Church of Scotland grant deed of appointment of trust declaring the following plots - plots 1st - 24th described in disp (11 Nov 1862) - held by them for payment out of the rents, feu duties, etc thereof of the annual sum of £80 to minister of parish of Ardallie, and surplus rents etc to Treasurer, Church of Scotland, for endowments of chapels of ease (see 01395)24 Nov 186295, 102, 147, 148, 112, 113, 157, 117, 146, 100, 153, 194, 150, 165, 152, 202, 149, 75, 67
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
1843.01127Scotscraig to J Raitt to William Raitt & Elizabeth Gibb / RaittWilliam Raitt, mariner residing Newport, as heir to James Raitt, son of William Raitt boatman there, his brother seised 35 falls ground in Maryton on feu ch by Tr seq estate Robert Dalgleish of Scotscraig to said James Raitt, 24 Apr 1832; & ret gen serv 21 Dec 1832; & Elizabeth Gibb his spouse seised eod die in liferent prop manibus William Raitt7 Jul 1843100, 250

Brief explanation of sasine abridgements     Explanation of the format of a sasine

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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