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Location : Harlowshiels (Old Places)

Street View Image

= Location of property uncertain

Notes:      Demolished



Position uncertain. A significant area of land, smaller than Woodhaven, and eventually included with Woodhaven. Part of, or another name for, Flasshill. Had fishings in the river - always referenced in the order Woodhaven, Harlowshiels, Broadhaugh - thus possibly east of Woodhaven. Not shown on any available maps.


Location and Old Maps

Latitude, longitude:      56.428863,-2.961360

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.


Other Names / Spellings

Harlaw Shiels




1696 in Forgan Baptisms until 1786 OPR Baptisms, Forgan parish


Early Sasines:



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