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Location : Harris Land [3],  West Road

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= Property demolished or site redeveloped

Notes:      Demolished.

Part of a block. Other parts: Harris Land [1]     Harris Land [4]     Harris Land [2]     Harris Land [5]     

Using the information here, it is impossible to be certain who lived in each property or part of the building before 1922. One possible interpretation is given below.

 

Location and Old Maps

Latitude, longitude:      56.435189, -2.949047

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.

 

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

this part of the property was below the left-most shop window and door     source: Twitter @postcard13

 

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

Newburgh Road

 

 

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

Harris Buildings
Harris Land [3]

 

 

Directory entries (before 1970)      There are 13 entries

SourceEntry 
1908-09 dirBraid, Miss, Figtree terrace. West Newport
1908 Tayside AnnualBraid, Miss, Harris Buildings, W.
1907-08 dirBraid, Miss, Figtree terrace. West Newport
1907 Tayside AnnualBraid, Miss, Harris Buildings, W.
1906-07 dirBraid, Miss, Harris' buildings, West Newport
1905-06 dirBraid, Miss, Harris' buildings, West Newport
1904-05 dirBraid, Miss, Harris' buildings, West Newport
1903-04 dirBraid, Miss, Harris' buildings, West Newport
1902-03 dirBraid, Miss, Harris' buildings, West Newport
1901-02 dirBraid, Miss, Harris' buildings, West Newport
1900-01 dirBalsillie, Andrew, gardener, Harris buildings. West Newport
1899-00 dirBalsillie, Andrew, gardener, Harris buildings. West Newport
1898-99 dirBalsillie, Andrew, gardener, Harris buildings, West Newport

 

 

Census records

YearHead Notes
1901 Luke Reginald View household[possibly this house]
1891 Beath Robert View household
1881 UninhabitedView household
1871 Rumgay Andrew View household[possibly this house]

 

 

Valuation Roll entries      There are 13 entries

YearNo.PropertyProprietorTenantOccupierValue
1942-431008House Arthur B Harris per A & R Robertson & Black, solicitors, Blairgowrie empty (condemned) 0View details
1937-381025House Arthur B Harris per A & R Robertson & Black, solicitors, Blairgowrie empty (condemned) 0View details
1932-33941House Arthur B Harris per A & R Robertson & Black, solicitors, Blairgowrie Miss Watson Rae 4View details
1927-28928House Arthur B Harris per A & R Robertson & Black, solicitors, Blairgowrie Miss Watson Rae 4View details
1922-23881House Arthur B Harris per A & R Robertson & Black, solicitors, Blairgowrie D Dowie same 4View details
1917-18858House Arthur B Harris, Loreburn Park, Dumfries Thomas Currie, labourer same 3View details
1912-13794House Arthur B Harris, Anniesfield, Dumfries John Middleton, gardener same 3View details
1907-08773House Arthur B Harris, Cromwell House, Dumfries Miss Catherine Braid same 3View details
1903-04744House Arthur B Harris, Cromwell House, Dumfries Miss Catherine Braid same 3View details
1900-01532House Arthur B Harris, Dockpark House, Dumfries Andrew Balsillie, gardener same 3View details
1896-97430House Mrs Alexander Harris, Hutton Hall, Dumfries per Arthur B Harris, there Ann Keith, laundress same 2-10-0View details
1893-94346House Alexander Harris, mason Ann Keith same 2-10-0View details
1885-86253House Alexander Harris, mason empty 2View details

 

 

Sasines pre-1900:

Sasine Plots:

Plot: 267 Broadhaugh W-most lot of 5 front lots part of garden view plot details

 

Sasine Abridgements:

RefIn BriefAbridgementRecordedPlots
1885.06462William Gall loan transferred to Euphemia James RobertsonAssig by judicial factor on trust estate of deceased William Gall, confectioner Overgate Dundee, to Euphemia James Robertson, Magdalen Yard Road Dundee, of bond (17 May 1875) £200 by Alexander Harris, mason over the W-most lot of 5 front lots … of Broadhaugh12 Nov 1885267
1883.03630real burdens due to Christina Baird / Harris & John Harris paid offDisch. by Christian Baird / Harris, widow of John Harris, disburd.
(1) real burden of £25 (27 Oct 1868) to them by Alexander Harris over lot of ground on N of t/p to Woodhaven, the W-most of 5 lots;
(2) real burden of £50 (13 Apr 1868) to them by Elizabeth Colville / Harris, wife of Thomas Harris, over 31' frontage lot of grnd on N of public road, : N by the river, & dw ho, shop, wash house & gable wall, … rights of entry …;
(3) real burden of £25 (23 Dec 1868) to them by William Harris over … middle of 5 lots …;
(4) real burden of £25 (16 Mar 1874, originally dated 18 Apr 1868) to them by Jane Harris over subjects now belonging to Robert Haarris, Sydney, New South Wales over the 2nd lot from the E of 5 lots ;
(5) real burden of £25 (18 Apr 1868) to them by George Harris, now deceased, & writ in favour of his brother James (6 May 1874) over E-most of 5 lots …
which 5 lots form the garden ground of Broadheughs …
26 Oct 1883267, 266, 265, 264, 263, 181
1875.04439loan by Trs William GallBond £200 & disp by Alexander Harris to Trs William Gall over … over lot of ground & ho, the W-most of 5 lots of ground, pt of Broadhaugh … see 1875.0435117 May 1875267
1875.04438Mitchell loan repaidDisch by Trs David Low Mitchell disburd. Bond (30 Oct 1868) for £150 by Alexander Harris over lot of ground & ho, the W-most of 5 lots of ground, pt of Broadhaugh ... see 1875.04351 …17 May 1875267
1875.04351David Low Mitchell loan to TrusteesNot Instr Trs David Low Mitchell of bond (30 Oct 1868) for £150 by Alexander Harris over lot of ground & ho, the W-most of 5 lots of ground, pt of Broadhaugh (as recorded 25 Sep 1867 as 2 houses & garden behind & on W of same) on extr gen trust disp …30 Apr 1875267
1868.03311loan by David Low MitchellDavid Low Mitchell gets bond & disp £150 by Alexander Harris, mason, over lot of ground & ho etc t/on, being part of 2 houses & garden ground behind at Broadhaughs on N side of road to Woodhaven30 Oct 1868267
1868.03304Christina Baird & John Harris to Alexander HarrisAlexander Harris, mason Newport, registers disp to himself by Christina Baird & John Harris, mason, her spouse, of lot of ground & ho etc t/on, part of 2 houses & garden ground behind at Broadhaughs on N side of road from Newport - Woodhaven, under burden of £25 being the purchase price27 Oct 1868181, 267

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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