The Newport, Wormit & Forgan Archive

Location : Wormithill

Street View Image

= Farm cottages &/or bothy. All unidentified properties and their residents are listed here. It has not been possible to sort out who lived where. Any properties which can be positively located or identified have been given their own page - see any cross references.

Notes:      demolished.


Location and Old Maps

Latitude, longitude:      56.421897,-2.969788

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.


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
WormithillWormithillWormithill; WormithillJohn Berry Esq., Tayfield; Mr. Smith, Factor, ChapelhouseAbout 1 mile S.W. of the village of Newport.A row of small cottages one story high, and in good repair with gardens attached. Occupied by agricultural labourers. The property of F. L.S. Wedderburn, Birkhill.OS1/13/33/47


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 1970)



Census records

YearHead Notes
1841 Laing Margaret View household
1841 Thomson Helen View household
1841 Robertson William View household
1841 Clark John View household
1841 Younger John View household



Valuation Roll entries



Early Sasines:



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