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Location : Seacraig Cottages [4],  King Street

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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 1915. Other properties involved : Seacraig Cottages [2]     Seacraig Cottages [3]     Seacraig Cottages [5]      One possible interpretation is given below.

 

Commentary

The configuration of 7 separate properties was only fixed about 1870. Before that the whole block was flexibly divided.

 

Location and Old Maps

Latitude, longitude:      56.443034,-2.938285

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 :   1 James Street   5 James Street   2 Kerr Street   Garage, formerly 31, King Street   46 King Street   48 King Street   50 King Street   52 King Street   Seacraig House [1], King Street   Seacraig House [2], King Street   Seacraig House [3], King Street   Seacraig Cottages [1], King Street   Seacraig Cottages [2], King Street   Seacraig Cottages [3], King Street   Seacraig Cottages [4], King Street   Seacraig Cottages [5], King Street   Seacraig Cottages [6], King Street   Seacraig Cottages [7], King Street   Seacraig Cottages [8], King Street   former coal shed, King Street   7 Seacraig Court   8 Seacraig Court   9 Seacraig Court   10 Seacraig Court   11 Seacraig Court   12 Seacraig Court   13 Seacraig Court   14 Seacraig Court   15 Seacraig Court   16 Seacraig Court   17 Seacraig Court   18 Seacraig Court   19 Seacraig Court   20 Seacraig Court   21 Seacraig Court   23 Seacraig Court   25 Seacraig Court   1 Tay Terrace  

 

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

James Street1911

 

 

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

Seacraig Cottage
Seacraig Cottages [4]
Murray Place before 1847

 

 

Directory entries (before 1970)      There are 13 entries

SourceEntry 
1947-48 dirArchibald, Edgar, motordriver, Seacraig cottage, King street, East Newport [could be Edgar, Archibald][could be this house]
1946-47 dirArchibald, Edgar, motordriver, Seacraig cottage, King street, East Newport [could be Edgar, Archibald][could be this house]
1925-26 dirWorrall, Joseph, waiter ; church-officer, St Fillan's R.C. Church ; h. Seacraig cottages, King street, East Newportlocation 2
1923-24 dirWorrall, Joseph, waiter, Seacraig cottages, King street; East Newport
1922-23 dirWorrall, Joseph, waiter, Seacraig cottages. King street. East Newport
1907-08 dirCrawford, Alexander, postman. Seacraig cottages, King street
1906-07 dirCrawford, Alexander, postman, Seacraig cottages, King street
1905-06 dirCrawford, Alexander, postman, Seacraig cottages, King street
1904-05 dirMoffat, Alexander Crawford, postman, Seacraig cottages, King street [sic][?]location 2
1904-05 dirCrawford, Alexander, postman, Seacraig cottages, King street
1903-04 dirCrawford, Alexander, postman, Seacraig cottages, King street
1880-81 dirJackson, George, carrier, Seacraig cottage, East Newport
1871-72 dirSercombe, Samuel, butcher, Pierhead ; h. Seacraig Cottages

 

 

Entries in the Registers of Voters

SourceEnrol DateNameOccup.AddressQualificationPropertyatNotes
1844-1861 Voters 22 September 1832 Murray, John Mason proprietor houses Murray Place, Maryton [entry deleted] expunged 1851
1833-1840 Voters 22 September 1832 Murray, John Mason proprietor houses Murray Place, Maryton
1832 Voters 22 September 1832 Murray, John Mason proprietor houses of Murray Place, Maryton

 

Census records

YearHead Notes
1911 Squibb Henry
1901 Duncan Adam View household
1891 Maberly Peter View household
1881 Jackson George View household
1871 Sercombe Samuel View household
1861 Rhind Alexander View household
1851 Murray John View household
1841 Murray John View household

 

 

Valuation Roll entries      There are 25 entries

YearNo.PropertyProprietorTenantOccupierValue
1952-53396House & Garden Alice Mackenzie Rhind, 24 George's Square, Sunderland per I B Murray & Son, 20 Union St, Dundee Seacraig Garage Co Ltd 14-16-0View details
1947-48392House & Garden Alice Mackenzie Rhind, 24 George's Square, Sunderland per I B Murray & Son, 20 Union St, Dundee Seacraig Garage Co Ltd 14-16-0View details
1942-43393House & Garden Alice Mackenzie Rhind, 24 George's Square, Sunderland per I B Murray & Son, 20 Union St, Dundee David Henderson 14-16-0View details
1937-38396House & Garden Alice Mackenzie Rhind, 24 George's Square, Sunderland per I B Murray & Son, 42 Barrack St, Dundee John Begg 14-16-0View details
1932-33372House & Garden Alice Mackenzie Rhind, 24 George's Square, Sunderland per I B Murray & Son, 42 Barrack St, Dundee John Begg 14-6-0View details
1927-28364House & Garden Alice Mackenzie Rhind, 24 George's Square, Sunderland per I B Murray & Son, 42 Barrack St, Dundee John Begg 14-6-0View details
1922-23332House & Garden Reps of late Elizabeth Rhind, 24 George's Square, Sunderland per I B Murray & Son, 42 Barrack St, Dundee Joseph Worrall, waiter same 14-6-0View details
1917-18320House & Garden Miss Elizabeth Rhind, 24 George's Square, Sunderland per I B Murray & Son, 42 Barrack St, Dundee Joseph Worrall, waiter same 10View details
1912-13428House & Garden Miss Elizabeth Rhind, 24 George's Square, Sunderland per I B Murray & Son, 42 Barrack St, Dundee Henry Squibb, steward same 10View details
1907-08408House & Garden Miss Elizabeth Rhind, Woodhaven per I B Murray & Son, 42 Barrack St, Dundee Alexander Crawford, postman same 10View details
1903-04393House and Garden Miss Elizabeth Rhind, Woodhaven per I B Murray, 5 N Lindsay St, Dundee Alexander Crawford, postman same 10View details
1900-01966House and Garden Miss Elizabeth Rhind, Woodhaven per I B Murray, 5 N Lindsay St, Dundee Adam Duncan, gardener same 10View details
1896-97857House and Garden Miss Elizabeth Rhind, Woodhaven per Alex. Barrie, 13 Overgate, Dundee Adam Duncan, gardener same 10View details
1893-94756House and Garden Miss Elizabeth Rhind, Woodhaven per Alex. Barrie, 13 Overgate, Dundee Adam Duncan, gardener same 10View details
1889-90652House and Garden Miss Elizabeth Rhind, Woodhaven per Alex. Barrie, 13 Overgate, Dundee Mrs Elizabeth Shepherd same 10View details
1885-86615House and Garden Miss Elizabeth Rhind, Woodhaven per Alex. Barrie, 13 Overgate, Dundee Mrs Margaret Lawson same 10View details
1881-82507House and Garden Miss Elizabeth Rhind, Woodhaven 11View details
1878-79483House and Garden Miss Elizabeth Rhind, Woodhaven 14View details
1875-76370House and Garden John Rhind, merchant, Woodhaven same Christopher Nicholson 12View details
1871-72332House and Garden John Rhind, merchant Samuel Sercombe, flesher 11View details
1867-68322House and Garden Trustees for the Family of Alex. Rhind, baker Thomas Cook, house factor 26View details
1865-66298House and Garden Trustees for the Family of Alex. Rhind, baker said Alexander Rhind said Alexander Rhind 24View details
1864-65279House and Garden Trustees for the Family of Alex. Rhind, baker Said Alexander Rhind 24View details
1860-61234House and Garden Trustees for Alex. Rhind, baker & brewer Alexander Rhind 24View details
1855-56133Cottage and Garden Trustees of Alexander Rhind, baker & brewer, Newport Alexander Rhind said Alexander Rhind 18View details

 

 

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