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The Newport, Wormit & Forgan Archive

Location : Laverock Law (Old Places)

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= Property demolished or site redeveloped

Notes:      demolished

 

Commentary

Part of land of Inverdovat.

Twelve acres of Laverock Law mentioned in the Register of the Great Seal of Scotland, 1451.

 

Location and Old Maps

Latitude, longitude:      56.440745,-2.922826

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.

 

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

Laverock Law     source: The Place-Names of Fife, by Simon Taylor with Gilbert Markus, University of Glasgow     (see a map of all the placenames in Forgan parish.)

 

Other Names / Spellings

Larick Law
Lark Law
Laverock Law

 

 

Sightings:

YearDetailSource
1769 Lark Law : shown on map: Plan of Scotscraig Estate, Hope, 1769, redrawn 1954. Maps & Plans, University of St Andrews Library, Special Collections
1738 in Forgan Baptisms 1738 - 1762 OPR Baptisms, Forgan parish

 

Early Sasines:

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