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Location : Pluck-the-Crow [east],  West Road

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= Property demolished or site redeveloped

Notes:      Demolished.

Using the information here, it is impossible to be certain who lived in each property or part of the building before 1881. Other properties involved : Pluck-the-Crow [west]     Pluck-the-Crow [centre]      One possible interpretation is given below.

 

Introduction

Up to at least 1851 the row was divided into 4 cottages. The additional occupier is included here.

 

Location and Old Maps

Latitude, longitude:      56.433448,-2.954218

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
Pluck the CrowPluck the CrowPluck the Crow; Pluck the CrowJohn Berry Esq. Tayfield; Mr. Smith, Factor, ChapelhouseIn the West end of the Village of Newport.A row of cottages of one story high and in good repair, with gardens attached. Occupied by labouring people. Feued from John Berry Esq. of Tayfield.OS1/13/33/41

 

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

Newburgh Road, West Newport

 

 

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

Pluck the Crow [east]
Pluck-the-Craw

 

 

Directory entries (before 1968)

None available yet

 

Entries in the Registers of Voters

SourceEnrol DateNameOccup.AddressQualificationPropertyatNotes
1900 Male Voters Heggie, Henry Mason Pluck-the-Craw, Newport Tenant of House Pluck-the-Craw

 

Census records

YearHead Notes
1911 Mason David
1901 Heggie Henry DC View household
1891 Heggie Henry View household
1881 UninhabitedView household
1871 UnoccupiedView household
1861 UnoccupiedView household
1851 Watt William View household
1851 Ritchie Alexander View household
1851 Inglis Peter View household
1841 Baillie John View household
1841 Ritchie Alexander View household

 

 

Valuation Roll entries      There are 13 entries

YearNo.PropertyProprietorTenantOccupierValue
1932-33980House & Garden William Berry per Hagart & Burn Murdoch WS, 10 Atholl Cresc, Edinburgh William Mason 6View details
1927-28966House & Garden William Berry per Hagart & Burn Murdoch WS, 10 Atholl Cresc, Edinburgh William Mason 6View details
1922-23919House & Garden William Berry per Hagart & Burn Murdoch WS, 140 Princes St, Edinburgh William Mason same 6View details
1917-18896House & Garden William Berry per Hagart & Burn Murdoch WS, 140 Princes St, Edinburgh David Mason, clerk same 6View details
1912-13682House & Garden William Berry per Hagart & Burn Murdoch WS, 140 Princes St, Edinburgh David Mason, clerk same 6View details
1907-08663House & Garden William Berry per Hagart & Burn Murdoch WS, 140 Princes St, Edinburgh David Mason, clerk same 6View details
1903-04636House and Garden William Berry Esq. per Haggart & Burn Murdoch, WS, 140 Princes St, Edinburgh Henry Heggie, mason same 6View details
1900-01411House and Garden William Berry Esq. per Haggart & Burn Murdoch, WS, 140 Princes St, Edinburgh Henry Heggie, mason same 6View details
1896-97312House and Garden William Berry Esq. per Haggart & Burn Murdoch, WS, 140 Princes St, Edinburgh Henry Heggie, mason same 6View details
1893-94115House and Garden William Berry Esq. per Haggart & Burn Murdoch, WS, 140 Princes St, Edinburgh Henry Heggie, mason same 6View details
1889-90109House and Garden William Berry Esq. per Haggart & Burn Murdoch, WS, 140 Princes St, Edinburgh Henry Heggie, mason same 6View details
1885-86101House and Garden, Pluck-the-Craw William Berry Esq. per Haggart & Burn Murdoch, WS, Edinburgh Henry Heggie, mason same 6View details
1881-8250House and Garden, Pluck-the-Craw William Berry Esq. (a minor), per J D Hannan, factor same 5View details

 

 

Sasines pre-1900:

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