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Location : 57  West Road

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Part of a divided property. Other parts: The Castle [1]     The Castle [2]     The Castle [4]     

 

Location and Old Maps

Latitude, longitude:      56.433386,-2.953646

View location on the 1855 6-inch map, the 1895 25-inch map, the 1914 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 Castle Bank   3 Castle Bank   5 Castle Bank   2 Castle Brae   1 Riverside Lane   49 West Road   51 West Road   53 West Road   55 West Road   59 West Road   74 West Road   76 West Road   78 West Road   80 West Road   (Pluck-the-Crow [east], West Road)  

 

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
Newport CastleNewport CastleNewport Castle; Newport CastleJohn Berry Esq. Tayfield; Mr. Smith, Factor, Chapelhouse.In the west end of the village of Newport.A small building two stories high [it is - deleted] built in a castelated form bearing date 1812 and is in good repair with a garden attached. Feued from John Berry Esq of Tayfield by the Revd. Thomas Just.OS1/13/33/39

 

Information and Photographs on Other Sites (open in a new window)

The Castle     source: ScotlandsPlaces

 

1909-10 Finance Act - Valuation Office: Field Surveys

Reference no.      433

 

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

Newburgh Road, West Newport1961

 

 

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

Castle [3]
The Castle [3]
Yellow Castle [3]

 

 

Directory entries (before 1972)      There are 84 entries

SourceEntry 
1971 dirFullerton, Mrs M., 57 West Road
1970 dirFullerton, Mrs M., 57 West Road
1969 dirFullerton, Leonard, artist, 57 West Road
1968 dirFullerton, Leonard, artist, 57 West Road
1967 dirFullerton, Leonard, artist, 57 West road
1966 dirFullerton, Leonard, artist, 57 West road
1964 dirFullerton, Leonard, artist, The Castle, Newburgh road
1963 dirFullerton, Leonard, artist, The Castle, Newburgh road
1962 dirFullerton, Leonard, artist, The Castle, Newburgh road
1961 dirFullerton, Leonard, artist, The Castle, Newburgh road
1960 dirFullerton, Leonard, artist, The Castle, Newburgh road
1958-59 dirFullerton, Leonard, artist, The Castle, Newburgh road
1957-58 dirFullerton, Leonard, artist, The Castle, Newburgh road
1956-57 dirFullerton, Leonard, artist, The Castle, Newburgh road
1955-56 dirFullerton, Leonard, artist, The Castle, Newburgh road, West Newport
1954-55 dirFullerton, Leonard, artist, The Castle, Newburgh road, West Newport
1953-54 dirFullerton, Leonard, artist, The Castle, Newburgh road, West Newport
1952-53 dirFullerton, Leonard, artist, The Castle, Newburgh road, West Newport
1951-52 dirFullerton, Leonard, artist, The Castle, Newburgh road, West Newport
1950-51 dirFullerton, Leonard, artist, The Castle, Newburgh road, West Newport
1949-50 dirFullerton, Leonard, artist, The Castle, Newburgh road, West Newport
1948-49 dirFullerton, Leonard, artist, The Castle, Newburgh road, West Newport
1947-48 dirFullerton, Leonard, artist, The Castle, Newburgh road, West Newport
1946-47 dirFullerton, Leonard, artist, The Castle, Newburgh road, West Newport
1942-43 dirFullerton, Leonard, artist, The Castle, Newburgh road, West Newport
1941-42 dirFullerton, Leonard, artist, The Castle, Newburgh road, West Newport
1940-41 dirFullerton, Leonard, artist, The Castle, Newburgh road, West Newport
1939-40 dirFullerton, Leonard, artist, The Castle, Newburgh road, West Newport
1938-39 dirFullerton, Leonard, artist, The Castle, Newburgh road, West Newport
1937-38 dirFullerton, Leonard, artist, The Castle, Newburgh road, West Newport
1936-37 dirFullerton, Leonard, artist, The Castle, Newburgh road, West Newport
1935-36 dirLeslie, B. D., The Castle, Newburgh road, West Newport
1934-35 dirLeslie, B. D., The Castle, Newburgh road, West Newport
1933-34 dirLeslie, B. D. Newburgh road, West Newport
1932-33 dirLeslie, B. D., Newburgh road, West Newport
1931-32 dirLeslie, B. D., Newburgh road, West Newport
1930-31 dirLeslie, B. D. (insurance inspector, Dundee), Newburgh rd., W. Newport
1929-30 dirLeslie, B. D. (insurance inspector, Dundee), Newburgh rd., W. Newport
1928 Kelly dirCarrie Mrs. The Castle, W
1927-28 dirCarrie, Isabella S., The castle, Newburgh road, West Newport
1926-27 dirCarrie, Isabella S., The Castle, Newburgh road, West Newport
1925-26 dirCarrie, Isabella S., The Castle, Newburgh road, West Newport
1923-24 dirCarrie, Isabella S., The Castle, Newburgh road, West Newport
1921 Slater dirEdington Miss, The Castle, W
1915-16 dirRobbie, John (School Board officer, Dundee), The Castle, Woodhaven road, West Newport
1915 Slater dirRobbie Jn. The Castle. Newburgh rd. W
1914-15 dirRobbie, John (School Board officer, Dundee), The Castle, Woodhaven road, West Newport
1913-14 dirRobbie, John (School Board officer, Dundee), The Castle, West Newport
1912-13 dirRobbie, John (School Board officer, Dundee), The Castle, West Newport
1911-12 dirRobbie, John (School Board officer, Dundee), The Castle, West Newport
1911 Slater dirRobbie Jn. The Castle, Newburgh rd. W
1910-11 dirRobbie, John (School Board officer, Dundee), The Castle, West Newport
1909-10 dirRobbie, John (School Board officer, Dundee), The Castle, West Newport
1908-09 dirRobbie, John (School Board officer, Dundee), The Castle, West Newport
1908 Tayside AnnualRobbie, John, School Board officer, Dundee, The Castle, W.
1907-08 dirRobbie, John (School Board officer, Dundee), The Castle, West Newport
1907 Tayside AnnualRobbie, John, School Board officer, Dundee, The Castle, W.
1906-07 dirRobbie, John (School Board officer, Dundee), The Castle, West Newport
1905-06 dirRobbie, John (School Board officer, Dundee), The Castle, West Newport
1904-05 dirRobbie, John (School Board officer, Dundee), The Castle, West Newport
1899 Slater dirRobbie John, The Castle, E
1895-96 dirFenton, W.S. (engineer, postal telegraph, Dundee),The Castle, W. Newport
1894-95 dirFenton, W.S.(engineer, postal telegraph, Dundee), The Castle, W. Newport
1893-94 dirFenton, W. S, (engineer, postal telegraph, Dundee),The Castle, W. Newport
1892-93 dirFenton, W. S. (engineer, postal telegraph, Dundee),The Castle, W. Newport
1891-92 dirFenton, W. S. (telegraph inspector, Dundee), The Castle, W. Newport
1890-91 dirFenton, W. S. (telegraph inspector, Dundee), The Castle, W. Newport
1889-90 dirFenton, W. S., inspector postal telegraphs. The Castle, W. Newport
1889 Slater dirFenton Mr William S., The Castle, West Newport, Fife
1888-89 dirFenton, W. S., inspector postal telegraphs. The Castle, W. Newport
1878-79 dirDuncan, David, jun., solicitor, The Castle, West Newport
1878 Slater dirDuncan Mr. David, jun. The Castle, W N
1877 Worrall dirDuncan Mr. D. jun., The Castle, W
1876-77 dirDuncan, David, jun. (solicitor, Dundee), The Castle, West Newport
1874-75 dirDuncan, David, jun. (solicitor, Dundee), Castle, West Newport
1873 Slater dirDuncan Mr. David jun., the Castle, Newport
1871-72 dirDuncan, David, jun. (solicitor, Dundee), The Castle, West Newport
1869-70 dirDuncan, David, jun. (solicitor, Dundee), The Castle
1867-68 dirStephen, Mrs William, The Castle, West Newport
1858-59 Dundee dirBegg, Arthur & Son, clothiers, 20 High Street, Dundee; h. Newport
1856-57 Dundee dirBegg, Arthur sen, of Arthur Begg & Son, tailors & clothiers, 20 High Street, Dundee; h. Castle, Newport
1853-54 dirBegg, Arthur, sen., clothier (Dun).
1837 Pigot dirJust, George, builder, Newport
1834 dirJust, George, builder, Newport

 

 

Entries in the Registers of Voters

SourceEnrol DateNameOccup.AddressQualificationPropertyatNotes
1900 Male Voters Robbie, John School Board Officer The Castle, West Newport Tenant of House West Newport
1879-1880 Voters Duncan, David jun solicitor Wester Newport
1878-1879 Voters Duncan, David junior solicitor Wester Newport
1874 Voters Duncan, David solicitor
1873 Voters Duncan, David solicitor

 

Census records

YearHead Notes
1911 Robbie John
1901 Robbie John View household
1891 Fenton W S View household
1881 UninhabitedView household
1871 Duncan David jun View household
1861 Begg Arthur View household
1841 Just George View household

 

 

Valuation Roll entries      There are 49 entries

YearNo.PropertyProprietorTenantOccupierValue
1971-72246200House Mrs Martha L Fullerton, 57 West Rd proprietor 80View details
1969-702462House Leonard Fullerton proprietor 53View details
1967-681037House Leonard Fullerton proprietor 53View details
1964-651037House Leonard Fullerton proprietor 55View details
1961-623011House Constance A & Edith M Forbes per Thomas R McDougall, 94 Commercial St, Dundee Leonard Fullerton 55View details
1958-591189House Constance A & Edith M Forbes per Thomas R McDougall, 94 Commercial St, Dundee Leonard Fullerton 30-0-2View details
1957-581167House Constance A & Edith M Forbes per Thomas R McDougall, 94 Commercial St, Dundee Leonard Fullerton 30-0-2View details
1952-531134House Constance A & Edith M Forbes per Thomas R McDougall, 94 Commercial St, Dundee Leonard Fullerton 30-0-2View details
1947-481100House Constance A & Edith M Forbes, Lydbrook, Cupar Road per Anderson Gardner Hepburn & Co, solicitors, Dundee Leonard Fullerton 30-0-2View details
1942-431080House George Just, Johannesburg, S Africa per Thomas R McDougall, 94 Commercial St, Dundee Leonard Fullerton 30-0-2View details
1940-411079House George Just, Johannesburg, S Africa per Thomas R McDougall, 94 Commercial St, Dundee Leonard Fullerton 30-0-2View details
1937-381100House George Just, Johannesburg, S Africa per Thomas R McDougall, 9 Tally St, Dundee Leonard Fullerton 30-0-2View details
1935-361064House George Just, Johannesburg, S Africa per Thomas R McDougall, 94 Commercial St, Dundee Leonard D G Macdougald 30-0-2View details
1932-331019House George Just, Johannesburg, S Africa per Thomas R McDougall, 9 Tally St, Dundee Mrs A S Leslie 30-0-2View details
1930-311016House George Just, Johannesburg, S Africa per Thomas R McDougall, 9 Tally St, Dundee Mrs A S Leslie 30-0-2View details
1927-281006House George Just, Johannesburg, S Africa per Thomas R McDougall, 9 Tally St, Dundee Isabella S Carrie 30-0-2View details
1925-26986House George Just, Johannesburg, S Africa per Thomas R McDougall, 9 Tally St, Dundee Isabella S Carrie same 30-0-2View details
1922-23960House George Just, Johannesburg, S Africa per John Rattray & Sons, 50 Barrack St, Dundee Jemima Edington & Isabella Carrie same 30-0-2View details
1920-21939House George Just, Johannesburg, S Africa per John Rattray & Sons, 50 Barrack St, Dundee Jemima Eddington & Isabella Carrie same 21View details
1917-18938House George Just, Johannesburg, S Africa per John Rattray & Sons, 50 Barrack St, Dundee John Robbie, School Board officer, Dundee same 21View details
1915-16931House George Just, Johannesburg, S Africa per John Rattray & Sons, 50 Barrack St, Dundee John Robbie, School Board officer, Dundee same 21View details
1912-13745House Mrs Catherine R Just or Gibson wife of James B G Gibson, architect, 47 Park Rd, West Dulwich, London SW, and George Just, Johannesberg, S Africa per Jn. Rattray & Sons, 50 Barrack St, Dundee John Robbie, School Board officer, Dundee same 21View details
1910-11734House Mrs Catherine R Just or Gibson wife of James B G Gibson, architect, 47 Park Rd, West Dulwich, London SW, and George Just, Johannesberg, S Africa per Jn. Rattray, 50 Barrack St, Dundee John Robbie, School Board officer, Dundee same 21View details
1909-10730House Mrs Catherine R Just or Gibson wife of James B G Gibson, architect, 47 Park Rd, West Dulwich, London SW, and George Just, Johannesberg, S Africa per Jn. Rattray, 50 Barrack St, Dundee John Robbie, School Board officer, Dundee same 21View details
1907-08726House Mrs Catherine R Just or Gibson wife of James B G Gibson, architect, 47 Park Rd, West Dulwich, London SW, and George Just, Johannesberg, S Africa per Jn. Rattray & Sons, 50 Barrack St, Dundee John Robbie, School Board officer, Dundee same 21View details
1905-06710House Mrs Catherine R Just or Gibson wife of James B G Gibson, architect, 47 Park Rd, W Dulwich, London SW & George Just, Johannesberg, S Africa per John Rattray, 50 Barrack St, Dundee John Robbie, School Board officer, Dundee same 21View details
1903-04698House Mrs Catherine R Just or Gibson wife of James B G Gibson, architect, 47 Park Rd, W Dulwich, London SW & George Just, Johannesberg, S Africa per John Rattray, 50 Barrack St, Dundee John Robbie, School Board officer, Dundee same 21View details
1901-02498House Mrs Catherine R Just or Gibson wife of James B G Gibson, architect, 47 Park Rd, W Dulwich, London SW & George Just, Johannesberg, S Africa per John Rattray, 50 Barrack St, Dundee John Robbie, School Board officer, Dundee same 21View details
1900-01485House Mrs Catherine R Just or Gibson wife of James B G Gibson, architect, 47 Park Rd, W Dulwich, London SW & George Just, Johannesberg, S Africa per John Rattray, 51 South Tay St, Dundee John Robbie, School Board officer, Dundee same 21View details
1899-00455House Mrs Catherine R Just or Gibson wife of James B G Gibson, architect, 47 Park Rd, W Dulwich, London SW & George Just, Johannesberg, S Africa per John Rattray, 51 South Tay St, Dundee John Robbie, School Board officer, Dundee same 21View details
1897-98405House Mrs Catherine R Just or Gibson wife of James B G Gibson, architect, 47 Park Rd, W Dulwich, London SW & George Just, Johannesberg, S Africa per John Rattray, 51 South Tay St, Dundee John Robbie, School Board officer, Dundee same 21View details
1896-97382House Mrs Catherine R Just or Gibson wife of James B G Gibson, architect, 47 Park Rd, W Dulwich, London SW & George Just, Johannesberg, S Africa per John Rattray, 51 South Tay St, Dundee John Robbie, School Board officer, Dundee same 21View details
1895-96353House Mrs Catherine R Just or Gibson wife of James B G Gibson, architect, 47 Park Rd, W Dulwich, London SW & George Just, Johannesberg, S Africa per Jn Rattray, 51 S Tay St, Dundee William Fenton, telegraph inspector same 21View details
1894-95320House Mrs Catherine R Just or Gibson wife of James B G Gibson, architect, 47 Park Rd, W Dulwich, London SW & George Just, Johannesberg, S Africa per Miss Louisa Just, Laura Pl, Newport William Fenton, telegraph inspector same 21View details
1893-94303House Mrs Catherine R Just or Gibson wife of James B G Gibson, architect, 47 Park Rd, W Dulwich, London SW & George Just, Johannesberg, S Africa per Miss Louisa Just, Laura Pl, Newport William Fenton, telegraph inspector same 19-19-0View details
1892-93291House Mrs Catherine R Just or Gibson wife of James B G Gibson, architect, 47 Park Rd, West Dulwich, London SW per Miss Louisa Just, Laura Place, Newport William Fenton, telegraph inspector same 19-19-0View details
1891-92281House Mrs Catherine R Just or Gibson wife of James B G Gibson, architect, 26 Foulser Rd, Tooting, London SW per Miss Louisa Just, Laura Place, Newport William Fenton, telegraph inspector same 19-15-0View details
1890-91254House Miss Catherine R Just, Laura Place, W Newport William Fenton, telegraph inspector same 19-15-0View details
1889-90235House Miss Catherine R Just, Laura Place, W Newport William Fenton, telegraph inspector same 19-15-0View details
1885-86206House Trustees of late Rev. Thomas Just per David Brand Esq, bank accountant David Brand, accountant same 19View details [Castle]
1881-82112House Trustees of late Rev. Thomas Just per David Brand Esq, bank accountant same David Brand, accountant 19View details [Castle]
1878-79115House Trustees of late Rev. Thomas Just same David Duncan, jun., writer 23View details [Castle]
1875-76116House Trustees of late Rev. Thomas Just same David Duncan, jun., writer 17View details [Castle]
1871-72110House Rev Thomas Just, Kelvedon, Essex David Duncan jun, writer 17View details [Castle]
1867-6896House Rev. Thomas Just, Charmouth, Dorset Mrs Steven 22View details [Castle]
1865-6697House Rev. Thomas Just said Miss Grant Miss Ann Grant 19-19-0View details [Castle]
1864-6589House Rev. Thomas Just 18View details [Castle]
1860-6194Castle Rev Thomas Just Arthur Begg, tailor, Dundee 20View details [Castle]
1855-5685House and Garden Rev. Thomas Just, Newport Arthur Begg, tailor, Dundee said Arthur Begg 20View details [Castle]

 

 

Early Sasines:

Sasine Plots:

Plot: 87 Wellgate square piece of ground & house bounded N by King's highway; W by Kirk Road The Castle: 53, 55, 57, 59 West Road view plot details

 

Sasine Abridgements:

RefIn BriefAbridgementRecordedPlots
1888.03495Trs Rev T Just to George Just jun & Catherine Rose JustDisp by surviving Tr deceased Rev Thomas Just ... to George Just jun, merchant, Kimberley, South Africa & Catherine Rose Just spinster, Laura Place, West Newport equally of sq pce grnd & ho t/on, : W by the Kirk Road, : N by King's Highway, pt of Wellgate Park [now includes 'garden connected']23 May 188887sasine extract
1888.03479Ritchie Coupar loan repaidDisch by Trs … Margaret Bathie Ritchie / Coupar & James Lonie Coupar LRCPS Edin, disburd. bond (16 May 1885) £150 by Trs deceased Rev Thomas Just over square pce grnd & ho t/on, : W by Kirk Road, : N by King's highway, pt of Wellgate Park in lands of Inverdovat21 May 188887
1885.05839loan by Margaret Bathie Ritchie / Coupar, exec of James Lonie CouparBond £150 & disp security by Trs deceased Rev Thomas Just to Trs under disp by Margaret Bathie Ritchie / Coupar executrix of James Lonie Coupar LRCP & S Edin, 9 King St, Dundee of square pce grnd & ho t/on, : W by Kirk Road, : N by King's highway, pt of Wellgate Park in lands of Inverdovat188587
1885.05838James Robertson to Rev Thomas JustDisp by James Robertson feuar Stonehaven to Trs deceased Rev Thomas Just of square pce grnd & ho t/on, : W by Kirk Road, : N by King's highway, pt of Wellgate Park in lands of Inverdovat16 May 188587
1885.05712Trs D Gardiner to James RobertsonDisp by Trs deceased David Gardiner, cooper, West Port, Dundee consent Trs deceased Rev Thomas Just … to James Robertson, feuar, Stonehaven of square pce grnd & ho t/on, : W by Kirk Road, : N by King's highway, pt of Wellgate Park ... 11 Sep 187522 Apr 188587
1875.04811David Gardiner to TrsNot Instr Trs deceased David Gardiner, cooper at West Port, Dundee thereafter residing there of square pce grnd & ho t/on, : W by Kirk Road, : N by highway, pt of Wellgate Park21 Aug 187587
1874.03978Rev Thomas Just to David GardinerDisp by Rev Thomas Just residing Newport to David Gardiner formerly cooper, West Port Dundee now residing there of square pce grnd & ho t/on, : W by Kirk Road, : N by highway, pt of Wellgate Park24 Dec 187487
1846.00299Trs Thomas Hutchison to Rev Thomas JustRev Thomas Just residing Tayside, Newport, seised sq pce grnd & ho t/on, pt of Wellgate Park in Inverdovat on disp by Tr Thomas Hutchison, May 184521 Aug 184687
1843.01326Shaw loan transferred to Thomas HutchisonTrs Thomas Hutchison seised square pce grnd & ho t/on pt of Wellgate Park in lands of Inverdovat in security of £230 in bond & disp by George Just & Isabella Walker, Thomas Just sen feuar Newport, Robert Just wright Newport & George Just jun mason Newport to Margaret Reid & spouse Walter Shaw, Aug 1842 - on disp & assig by them Nov 1843 (see 780)30 Dec 184387
1842.00780loan by Walter Shaw & Margaret Reid / ShawMargaret Reid & spouse Walter Shaw seised a square pce grnd & ho t/on pt of Wellgate Park in lands of Inverdovatin security £230 on bond & disp by George Just, mason, Tayside & spouse Isabella Walker, Thomas Just sen, feuar, Newport, Robert Just, wright there, & George Just jun, wright there3 Oct 184287
1825.02413George Just to Isabella Walker / JustIsabella Walker formerly at St Fort now spouse of George Just, builder & contractor, Tayside near Woodhaven seised in liferent - square pce grnd & ho t/on pt of Wellgate Park in lands of Inverdovat; a portion of land formerly of the estate of Inverdovat on E side of Causeyhead & Inverdovat called the Holes or Justfield; & 2 rigs or buts of land of Causeyhead & piece of grnd given off in lieu of servitude and now enclosed & joined to said lands & teinds - on post nupt mar con between them, 26 Nov 18245 May 1825166, 87sasine extract
1814.10026loan by George JohnstonGeorge Johnston, farmer, Little Inch, Balmerino seised 22 Dec 1813 square pce grnd & ho t/on pt of Wellgate Park in lands of Inverdovat -in security of £120 on bond & disp by George Just, mason, Tayside by Woodhaven, 10 Dec 181321 Jan 181487
1813.09912Thomas Just to George JustGeorge Just, mason, Tayside by Woodhaven, seised 18 Sep 1813 square pce grnd & ho t/on pt of Wellgate Park in lands of Inverdovat - on disp by Thomas Just of Justfield, Fife, his father, 10 Apr 1812.23 Sep 181387, 161

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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