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Location : Harris Land [5],  West Road

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= Property demolished or site redeveloped

Notes:      Demolished.

Part of a block. Other parts: Harris Land [1]     Harris Land [2]     Harris Land [3]     Harris Land [4]     

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 [5]

 

 

Directory entries (before 1970)      There are 3 entries

SourceEntry 
1882-83 dirHarris, Alexander, mason, Fig-tree cottage, West Newport
1880-81 dirHarris, Alex., mason, Figtree cottage. West Newport
1878-79 dirHarris, Alexander, mason. West Newport

 

 

Entries in the Registers of Voters

SourceEnrol DateNameOccup.AddressQualificationPropertyatNotes
1878-1879 Voters Harris, Alexander mason Wester Newport

 

Census records

YearHead Notes
1911 Currie Thomas
1901 Patrick David View household
1891 Harris Alexander View household
1881 Harris Alexander View household
1871 Dickie Robert View household[possibly this house]

 

 

Valuation Roll entries      There are 14 entries

YearNo.PropertyProprietorTenantOccupierValue
1922-23883House & Garden Arthur B Harris per A & R Robertson & Black, solicitors, Blairgowrie empty condemnedView details
1917-18860House & Garden Arthur B Harris, Loreburn Park, Dumfries empty condemnedView details
1912-13796House & Garden Arthur B Harris, Anniesfield, Dumfries Thomas Currie, labourer same 6View details
1907-08775House & Garden Arthur B Harris, Cromwell House, Dumfries Thomas Currie, labourer same 6View details
1903-04746House and Garden Arthur B Harris, Cromwell House, Dumfries Thomas Currie, labourer same 5View details
1900-01534House and Garden Arthur B Harris, Dockpark House, Dumfries David Patrick same 5View details
1896-97432House and Garden Alexander Harris, mason Peter Craig, clothier same 6View details
1893-94348House and Garden Alexander Harris, mason proprietor 3-15-0View details
1889-90279House and Garden Alexander Harris, mason proprietor 4-10-0View details
1885-86255House and Garden Alexander Harris, mason proprietor 4-10-0View details
1881-82161House and Garden Alexander Harris, mason Said Alexander Harris 4View details
1878-79164House and Garden Alexander Harris, mason Said Alexander Harris 8View details
1875-76163House Alexander Harris, mason same Philip Lidson 8View details
1871-72159House Alexander Harris, mason James Cunningham, mason 5View 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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