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Location : Harlowshiels (Old Places)

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= Location of property uncertain

Notes:      Demolished

 

Commentary

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
Harlowsheels
Harlowshiels

 

 

Sightings:

YearDetailSource
1696 in Forgan Baptisms until 1786 OPR Baptisms, Forgan parish

 

Early Sasines:

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