The Newport, Wormit & Forgan Archive

Location : weaver's cottage,  West Road

Street View Image

= Property demolished or site redeveloped

Notes:      Demolished.



Cottage inhabited by hand-loom weaver. 2 rooms. At the side of the road, retaining wall behind it similar to 27 West Road. Demolished c.1864. On the site of garden of 43 West Road.


Location and Old Maps

Latitude, longitude:      56.433726,-2.952751

View location on the 1855 6-inch map, the 1895 25-inch map, the 1914 25-inch map, the 1966-73 25-inch map, or a 1944-50 aerial photograph at the National Library of Scotland website.

Nearby properties (demolished in red):   1 Riverside Lane   6 Wellgate Street   21 Wellgate Street   23 Wellgate Street   41 West Road   43 West Road   47 West Road   49 West Road   51 West Road   66 West Road   68 West Road   70 West Road   (Coronation Garden, 64, West Road)   Well Cottage, West Road   Hazel Bank, West Road   (Broadhaugh Steading, West Road)   (cottage, West Road)  

Later use of the site :   43 West Road     


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 1975)

1852 Slater dirCarmichael, Adam, tailor, Newport



Census records

YearAddress Head NotesRooms
1861 2 east from Castle Carmichael William 2View household
1851 Carmichael William View household
1841 Newport Carmichael Alexander View household



Valuation Roll entries



Other Sightings:

1845 Building shown on map (no details) Glasgow & Dundee Junction Railway, National Records of Scotland, Plan: RHP85254


Early Sasines:



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