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The Newport, Wormit & Forgan Archive

Location : 3  High Street

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= Property still standing

Notes:      

Part of a previously single property. Other parts: 5 High Street     7 High Street     

 

Introduction

Pre-1935 information is at 7 High Street. Before 1935, these 3 houses (3, 5 & 7) were a combination of house and shop, with a bakehouse downstairs. The shop was where no. 7 is.

 

Location and Old Maps

Latitude, longitude:      56.439497,-2.942016

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.

Nearby properties (demolished in red):   2 Blyth Street   4 Blyth Street   (formerly garages & workshop, 9, Boat Road)   (former house [1], Granary Lane)   (former house [2], Granary Lane)   (formerly 5, Granary Lane)   (Smithy, formerly 9, Granary Lane)   (Burgh Yard, formerly 11, Granary Lane)   (Slaughter House, Granary Lane)   (part of Gas Works Lane Granary [1], Granary Lane)   (part of Gas Works Lane Granary [2], Granary Lane)   (part of Gas Works Lane Granary [3], Granary Lane)   (part of Gas Works Lane Granary [4], Granary Lane)   (part of Gas Works Lane Granary [5], Granary Lane)   (part of Gas Works Lane Granary [6], Granary Lane)   (former house [3], Granary Lane)   (former house [4], Granary Lane)   (former house [5], Granary Lane)   (former house [6], Granary Lane)   Newport Hotel, 1, High Street   4 High Street   5 High Street   office at front, 6, High Street   7 High Street   8 High Street   9 High Street   10 High Street   St Mary's Church, High Street   11 High Street   12 High Street   13 High Street   14 High Street   15 High Street   16 High Street   18 High Street   20 High Street   22 High Street   24 High Street   26 High Street   28a, High Street   28 High Street   30 High Street   32 High Street   34 High Street   36 High Street   38 High Street   40 High Street   46 High Street   (house at gasworks, High Street)   (Gas Office, High Street)   downstairs property, 9, High Street   (Bowling Green, High Street)   (cottage south of 4, High Street)   (old house [north 3], High Street)   (old house [south 1], High Street)   (old house [south 2], High Street)   (old house [south 3], High Street)   (old house [south 4], High Street)   (the Waterside (East Water), Old Places)  

 

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

High Street (ward 2)
1 High Streetpre 1964

 

 

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

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Directory entries (before 1970)      There are 32 entries

SourceEntry 
1969 dirDavidson, Robert, painter, 3 High Street
1968 dirDavidson, Robert, painter, 3 High Street
1967 dirDavidson, Robert, painter, 3 High street
1966 dirDavidson, Robert, painter, 3 High street
1965 dirDavidson, Robert, painter, 1 High street
1964 dirDavidson, Robert, painter, 1 High street
1963 dirDavidson, Robert, painter, 1 High street
1962 dirDavidson, Robert, painter, 1 High street
1961 dirDavidson, Robert, painter, 1 High street
1960 dirDavidson, Robert, painter, 1 High street
1958-59 dirDavidson, Robert, painter, 1 High street
1957-58 dirDavidson, Robert, painter, 1 High street
1956-57 dirDavidson, Robert, painter, 1 High street
1955-56 dirDavidson, Robert, painter, 1 High street, East Newport
1954-55 dirHarrison, Charles J., High street
1953-54 dirHarrison, Charles J., High street
1952-53 dirHarrison, Charles J., High street
1951-52 dirHarrison, Charles J., High street
1950-51 dirHarrison, Charles J., High street
1949-50 dirHarrison, Charles J., High street
1948-49 dirHarrison, Charles J., High street
1947-48 dirHarrison, Charles J., High street
1946-47 dirHarrison, Charles J., High street
1942-43 dirHarrison, Charles J., High street
1941-42 dirHarrison, Charles J., High street
1940-41 dirHarrison, Charles J., Nigh street
1939-40 dirHarrison, Charles J., High street
1938-39 dirHarrison, Charles J., High street
1937-38 dirHarrison, Charles J., High street
1937-38 dirSneddon, David (insurance inspector, Dundee), High street
1936-37 dirSneddon, David (insurance inspector, Dundee), High street
1935-36 dirSneddon, David (insurance inspector, Dundee), High street

 

 

Census records

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Valuation Roll entries      There are 11 entries

YearNo.PropertyProprietorTenantOccupierValue
1969-702151House Robert S Davidson proprietor 39View details
1967-68801House Robert S Davidson proprietor 39View details
1964-65801House Robert S Davidson proprietor 43View details
1961-622429House Robert S Davidson proprietor 43View details
1957-58989House Robert S Davidson proprietor 26View details
1952-53965House John T Young, motor engineer, Linwood per D & J Thomson & Currie, 38 Whitehall St, Dundee Charles J Harrison 26View details
1947-48933House John T Young, motor engineer, Linwood per D & J Thomson & Currie, 38 Whitehall St, Dundee Charles J Harrison 26View details
1942-43914House John T Young, motor engineer, Linwood per D & J Thomson & Currie, 38 Whitehall St, Dundee Charles J Harrison 26View details
1940-41914House John T Young, motor engineer, Linwood per D & J Thomson & Currie, 38 Whitehall St, Dundee Charles J Harrison 26View details
1937-38926House John T Young, motor engineer, Linwood per D & J Thomson, 38 Whitehall St, Dundee Charles J Harrison 26View details
1935-36895House John T Young, motor engineer, Linwood per D & J Thomson, 8 Bank St, Dundee David Sneddon 26View details

 

 

Early Sasines:

Sasine Plots:

Plot: 303 Newport on N side of turnpike Newport - Cupar, near the Inn of Newport view plot details

 

Sasine Abridgements:

RefIn BriefAbridgementRecordedPlots
1886.00286Trs Andrew Young to James YoungDisp by Trs deceased Andrew Young baker Newport … to James Young baker & grocer, High Street, Newport of building stance on N side of t/p to Cupar, 104.5' frontage, : N partly by the road to the old pier of Newport, & bldgs t/on, pt of an irregular pce grndnear the Inn or hotel of Newport30 Mar 1886303
1863.01661loan by James KyddJames Kydd shipmaster gets bond & disp £450 by Andrew Young for grnd & bldgs marked A,B,C,D on a plan, pt of an irregular pce grnd near the Inn of Newport on N side of t/p Newport - Cupar23 Feb 1863303
1863.01625Tayfield to Andrew YoungAndrew Young registers feu ch to himself by John Berry, Tayfield of a building stance, pt of an irregular piece of grnd in Newport on N side of t/p Newport - Cupar7 Feb 1863303

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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