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Location : 2  Queen Street

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Location and Old Maps

Latitude, longitude:      56.440824,-2.937457

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 Gowrie Street   4 Gowrie Street   (formerly 6, Gowrie Street)   29 Gowrie Street   31 Gowrie Street   33 Gowrie Street   35 Gowrie Street   (formerly 6a, Gowrie Street)   St Fillans R C Church, 18, King Street   4 Queen Street   6 Queen Street   8 Queen Street   10 Queen Street   12 Queen Street   14 Queen Street  

 

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

William Street1890s
Maryfield Terrace1907

 

 

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

Rose Cottage
2 Viewfield Cottages 1861
Rose Lea 1882

 

 

Directory entries (before 1972)      There are 104 entries

SourceEntry 
1971 dirLow, William, certified accountant, 2 Queen Street
1970 dirLow, William, certified accountant, 2 Queen Street
1969 dirLow, William, certified accountant, 2 Queen Street
1968 dirLow, William, certified accountant, 2 Queen Street
1967 dirLow, William, certified accountant, 2 Queen street
1966 dirLow, William, certified accountant, 2 Queen street
1965 dirLow, William, certified accountant, 2 Queen street
1964 dirLow, William, certified accountant, Rose cottage, Queen street
1963 dirLow, William, certified accountant, Rose cottage, Queen street
1962 dirLow, William, certified accountant, Rose cottage, Queen street
1961 dirAllison, James L. (shipchandler, Dundee), Rose cottage, Queen street
1960 dirAllison, James L. (shipchandler, Dundee), Rose cottage, Queen street
1958-59 dirAllison, James L. (shipchandler, Dundee), Rose cottage, Queen street
1957-58 dirAllison, James L. (shipchandler, Dundee), Rose cottage, Queen street
1956-57 dirAllison, James L. (shipchandler, Dundee), Rose cottage, Queen street
1955-56 dirAllison, James L. (shipchandler, Dundee), Rose cottage, Queen street, East Newport
1954-55 dirAllison, James L. (shipchandler, Dundee), Rose cottage, Queen street, East Newport
1953-54 dirAllison, James L. (shipchandler, Dundee), Rose cottage, Queen street, East Newport
1952-53 dirAllison, James L. (shipchandler, Dundee), Rose cottage, Queen street, East Newport
1951-52 dirAllison, James L., manager, Rose Cottage, Queen street, E. Newport
1950-51 dirAnderson, Charles, heating engineer, Rose cottage, Queen street, East Newport
1949-50 dirAnderson, Charles, heating engineer, Rose cottage, Queen street, East Newport
1948-49 dirAnderson, Charles, electrical engineer, Rose cottage, Queen street, East Newport
1947-48 dirAnderson, Charles, electrical engineer, Rose cottage, Queen street, East Newport
1946-47 dirAnderson, Charles, electrical engineer, Rose cottage, Queen street, East Newport
1942-43 MacDonald dirSpry, Miss, Rose Cottage, E. N.
1942-43 dirSpry, Miss Florence, Rose cottage, Queen street
1941-42 MacDonald dirSpry, Miss, Rose Cottage, E. N.
1941-42 dirSpry, Miss Florence, Rose cottage, Queen street
1940-41 MacDonald dirSpry, Miss, Rose Cottage, E. N.
1940-41 dirSpry, Miss Florence, Rose cottage, Queen street
1939-40 MacDonald dirSpry, Miss, Rose Cottage, E. N.
1939-40 dirSpry, Miss Florence, Rose cottage, Queen street
1938-39 MacDonald dirSpry, Miss, Rose Cottage, E. N.
1938-39 dirSpry, Miss Florence, Rose cottage, Queen street
1937-38 MacDonald dirSpry, Miss, Rose Cottage, E. N.
1937-38 dirSpry, Miss Florence, Rose cottage, Queen street
1936-37 MacDonald dirSpry, Miss, Rose Cottage, E. N.
1936-37 dirSpry, Miss Florence, Rose cottage, Queen street
1935-36 MacDonald dirSpry, Miss, Rose Cottage, E. N.
1935-36 dirSpry, Miss Florence, Rose cottage, Queen street
1934-35 MacDonald dirSpry, Miss, Rose Cottage, E. N.
1934-35 dirSpry, Miss Florence, Rose cottage, Queen street, East Newport
1933-34 MacDonald dirSpry, Miss, Rose Cottage, E. N.
1933-34 dirSpry, Miss Florence, Rose cottage, Queen street, East Newport
1932-33 dirSpry, Miss Florence, Rose cottage, Queen street, East Newport
1931-32 MacDonald dirSpry, Miss, Rose Cottage, E. N.
1931-32 dirSpry, Miss Florence, Rose cottage, Queen street, East Newport
1930-31 MacDonald dirSpry, Miss, Rose Cottage, E. N.
1930-31 dirSpry, Miss Florence, Rose cottage, Queen street, East Newport
1929-30 MacDonald dirSpry, Miss, Rose Cottage, E. N.
1929-30 dirSpry, Miss Florence, Rose cottage, Queen street, East Newport
1928-29 MacDonald dirSpry, Miss, Rose Cottage, E. N.
1928-29 dirSpry, Miss Florence, Rose cottage, Queen street, East Newport
1928 Kelly dirSpry The Misses, Rose cottage, Queen st. E
1927-28 MacDonald dirSpry, Miss, Rose Cottage, E. N.
1927-28 dirSpry, Miss Florence, Rose cottage, Queen street, East Newport
1926-27 MacDonald dirSpry, Miss, Rose Cottage, E. N.
1926-27 dirSpry, Miss Florence, Rose cottage, Queen street, East Newport
1925-26 MacDonald dirSpry, Misses, Rose Cottage, E. N.
1925-26 dirSpry, Miss Florence, Rose cottage, Queen street, East Newport
1924-25 MacDonald dirSpry, Misses, Rose Cottage, E. N.
1923-24 MacDonald dirSpry, Misses, Rose Cottage, E. N.
1923-24 dirSpry, Miss Florence, Rose cottage, Queen street, East Newport
1921 Slater dirSpry The Misses, Rose cottage, Queen st, E
1919-20 MacDonald dirSpry, Misses, Rose Cot., Queen st.
1918-19 MacDonald dirSpry, Misses, Rose Cot., Queen st.
1917-18 MacDonald dirSpry, Misses, Rose Cot., Queen st.
1916-17 MacDonald dirSpry, Misses, Rose Cot., Queen st.
1915 Slater dirSpry The Misses, Rose cottage, Queen st. E
1911 Slater dirSpry The Misses, Rose cottage, Queen st. E
1906-07 dirSpry, Henry, chief officer, 'Mars' ; h. Rose cot., Maryfield, E. Newportlocation 2
1905-06 dirSpry, Henry, chief officer, 'Mars' ; h. Rose cot., Maryfield, E. Newportlocation 2
1904-05 dirSpry, Henry, chief officer, 'Mars' ; h. Rose cot., Maryfield, E. Newportlocation 2
1903-04 dirSpry, Henry, chief officer, 'Mars' ; h. Rose cot., Maryfield, E. Newportlocation 2
1903 Slater dirSpry Henry, householder, Rose cottage, E Newport (Commercial)
1902-03 dirSpry, Henry, chief officer, 'Mars ' ; h. Rose cot., Maryfield, E. Newportlocation 2
1901-02 dirSpry, Henry, chief officer, 'Mars' ; h. Rose cot., Maryfield, E. Newportlocation 2
1900-01 dirSpry, Henry, 2nd officer, 'Mars' ; h. Rose cot., Maryfield, E. Newportlocation 2
1899-00 dirSpry, Henry, 2nd officer, ' Mars' ; h. Rose cot., Maryfield, E. Newportlocation 2
1899 Slater dirSpry Henry, householder, Rose cottage, E [under Commercial]
1898-99 dirSpry, Henry, 2nd officer, 'Mars' ; h. Rose cot., Maryfield, E. Newportlocation 2
1897-98 dirSpry, Henry, 2nd officer, 'Mars' ; h. Rose cot., Maryfield, E. Newportlocation 2
1896-97 dirSpry, Henry, 2nd officer, 'Mars' ; h. Rose cot., Maryfield, E. Newportlocation 2
1896 Slater dirSpry Henry, householder, Rose cottage. E [under Commercial]
1895-96 dirScott, C. S. (tobacconist, Dundee), Rose cottage, Maryfield, E. Newport
1894-95 dirScott, C. S. (tobacconist, Dundee), Rose cottage, William st., E. Newport
1893-94 dirScott, C. S. (tobacconist, Dundee), Rose cottage, William st., E. Newport
1892-93 dirScott, C. S. (tobacconist, Dundee), Rose cottage, William st., E. Newport
1891-92 dirScott, C. S. (tobacconist, Dundee), Rose cottage, William st., E. Newport
1890-91 dirScott, C. S. (tobacconist, Dundee), Rose cottage, East Newport
1889-90 dirForrest, S., jun. (shipbroker & coal exporter, Dundee), Rose cot.,E. Newport
1889-90 dirForrest, Simon, retired teacher, Rose cottage, East Newport
1889 Slater dirForrest Mr Simon, Rose Cottage, East Newport, Fife
1888-89 dirForrest, Simon, retired teacher. Rose cottage. East Newport
1887-88 dirLindsay, Mrs Thomas, Rose cottage, East Newport
1886-87 dirLindsay, Mrs Thomas, Rose cottage. East Newport
1886 Slater dirLindsay Thomas, Maryfield Ter, Queen St
1884-85 dirLindsay, Thomas (glass merchant, Dundee), Rose cottage. East Newport
1882-83 dirLindsay, Thomas (glass merchant, Dundee), Rose cottage, East Newport
1882 Slater dirLindsay Mr. Thomas, Rose Lea, E N
1880-81 dirLindsay, John (glass merchant, Dundee), Rose cottage, Maryfield terrace
1877 Worrall dirForrester Mrs. Robert, Queen st
1862 Fife dirCowan, John, grocer (Dundee), E Newport

 

 

Entries in the Registers of Voters

SourceEnrol DateNameOccup.AddressQualificationPropertyatNotes
1900 Male Voters Spry, Henry Mars Training Ship Maryfield Terrace, Newport Proprietor of House Maryfield Terrace
1878-1879 Voters Forrester, Robert mason Easter Newport
1874 Voters Forrester, Robert mason
1873 Voters Forrester, Robert mason

 

Census records

YearHead Notes
1911 Spry Florence
1901 Spry Henry View household
1891 Scott Catherine View household
1881 Lindsay Thomas View household
1871 Forrester Robert View household
1861 UnoccupiedView household
1851 Thomson Janet View household

 

 

Valuation Roll entries      There are 47 entries

YearNo.PropertyProprietorTenantOccupierValue
1971-72147100House & Garage Alistair Low proprietor 125View details
1969-701471House & Garage William Low proprietor 83View details
1967-68386House & Garage William Low proprietor 83View details
1964-65386House & Garage William Low proprietor 77View details
1961-621123House & Garage William Low proprietor 77View details
1958-59544House, Garage & Garden James L Allison proprietor 36View details
1957-58545House, Garage & Garden James L Allison proprietor 36View details
1952-53516House & Garden James L Allison proprietor 32View details
1947-48490House & Garden Charles N Anderson proprietor 32View details
1942-43489House & Garden Florence Ann Spry, teacher proprietor 32View details
1940-41487House & Garden Florence Ann Spry, teacher proprietor 32View details
1937-38492House & Garden Florence Ann Spry, teacher proprietor 32View details
1935-36484House & Garden Florence Ann Spry, teacher proprietor 32View details
1932-33458House & Garden Florence Ann Spry, teacher proprietor 32View details
1930-31452House & Garden Florence Ann Spry, teacher proprietor 32View details
1927-28444House & Garden Florence Ann Spry, teacher proprietor 32View details
1925-26430House & Garden Florence Ann Spry, teacher proprietor 32View details
1922-23406House & Garden Florence Ann & Mary Emma Spry, teachers proprietor 28-12-0View details
1920-21395House & Garden Misses Florence Ann & Mary Emma Spry, teachers proprietor 22View details
1917-18395House & Garden Misses Florence Ann & Mary Emma Spry, teachers proprietor 22View details
1915-16391House & Garden Misses Florence Ann & Mary Emma Spry, teachers proprietor 22View details
1912-13495House & Garden Misses Florence Ann & Mary Emma Spry, teachers proprietor 22View details
1907-08475House & Garden Misses Florence Ann & Mary Emma Spry, teachers proprietor 22View details
1905-06463House and Garden Henry Spry, Mars officer proprietor 22View details
1903-04454House and Garden Henry Spry, seaman proprietor 22View details
1901-021051House and Garden Henry Spry, naval pensioner, 'Mars' Training Ship proprietor 22View details
1900-011034House and Garden Henry Spry, naval pensioner, 'Mars' Training Ship proprietor 22View details
1899-00998House and Garden Henry Spry, naval pensioner, 'Mars' Training Ship proprietor 22View details
1897-98943House and Garden Henry Spry, naval pensioner, 'Mars' Training Ship proprietor 22View details
1896-97915House and Garden Henry Spry, naval pensioner, 'Mars' Training Ship proprietor 22View details
1895-96878House and Garden Henry Spry, naval pensioner, Mars training ship proprietor 22View details
1894-95834House and Garden Henry Spry, 53 Main St, Dundee Miss Catherine S Scott same 22View details
1893-94809House and Garden Trs of late Thomas Lindsay, Mrs Helen Rankine or Lindsay, Maule St, Carnoustie liferentrix per Dickie & Paul, solicitors, 11 Whitehall Chambers, Dundee Miss C S Scott same 22View details
1892-93793House and Garden Trs late Thos Lindsay, Mrs Helen Rankin or Lindsay, Maule St, Carnoustie liferentrix per Dickie & Paul, 11 Whitehall Chambers, Dundee Miss C S Scott same 21View details
1891-92776House and Garden Trs late Thos Lindsay, Mrs Helen Rankin or Lindsay, Maule St, Carnoustie liferentrix per Dickie & Paul, 11 Whitehall Chambers, Dundee Miss Eliza Paterson Scott same 22View details
1890-91728House and Garden Trs late Thos Lindsay, Mrs Helen Rankin or Lindsay, Maule St, Carnoustie liferentrix per Dickie & Paul, 11 Whitehall Chambers, Dundee Miss Eliza Paterson Scott same 22View details
1889-90703House and Garden Mrs Helen Rankin or Lindsay, liferentrix, 6 Grove Place, Perth Rd, Dundee Simon Forrest, retired schoolmaster same 26View details
1885-86665House and Garden Thomas Lindsay, glass merchant, Dundee proprietor 19View details
1881-82556House and Garden Thomas Lindsay glazier Dundee Said Thomas Lindsay 19View details
1878-79525House and Garden Robert Forrester, mason Said Robert Forrester 10View details
1875-76409House and Garden Robert Forrester, mason Said Robert Forrester 10View details
1871-72365House and Garden Robert Forrester, mason Robert Forrester, mason 10View details
1867-68227House and Garden James Brown, joiner William Smith, restaurant keeper, Dundee 8View details
1865-66315House and Garden John Cowans, merchant, Dundee said William Smith William Smith, restaurant keeper, Dundee 8View details
1864-65295House and Garden John Cowans, wine merchant, Dundee William Smith, restaurant keeper, Dundee 8View details
1860-61248House and Garden John Kidd, Reform St, Dundee Mr Cowan, grocer 8View details
1855-56155House and Garden John Kidd, Dundee Janet Thomson said Janet Thomson 8View details

 

 

Early Sasines:

Sasine Plots:

Plot: 356 south of Maryton an area of ground & house (Brown / Forrester) 2 Queen St view plot details

 

Sasine Abridgements:

RefIn BriefAbridgementRecordedPlots
1885.06642Thomas Lindsay to TrsNot Instr Trs deceased Thomas Lindsay, glass merchant Dundee residing Newport of pce grnd & dw ho, : W partly by road leading from Manse Rd, : N by road leading E from Manse Road30 Nov 1885356
1879.04935Mathewson loan repaidDisch by Trs John Mathewson disburd bond (2 Dec 1867) £100 by Robert Forrester, mason Newport & Margaret Fowler / Brown, Newport widow to John Mathewson over pce grnd & ho t/on in disp 30 Nov 186719 Sep 1879356
1879.04837James Brown to Thomas LindsayDisp by James Brown builder to Thomas Lindsay, glazier Dundee of pce grnd & dw ho t/on, : W partly by rd leading from Manse Road, : N by rd leading from Manse Road eastwards21 Aug 1879356
1879.03954Robert Forrester to James BrownDisp by Robert Forrester mason Newport to James Brown builder of pce grnd & dw ho, : W partly by road leading from Manse Road, : N by road leading from Manse Road eastwards18 Jan 1879356
1878.03778Mathewson loan transferred to TrsNot Instr Trs deceased John Mathewson tea merchant Dundee, residing Myrtle Tce, Newport of bond (2 Dec 1867) £100 by Robert Forrester, mason Newport, & Margaret Fowler / Brown, widow Newport over pce grnd & dw ho, : W partly by road leading from Manse Road, : N by road leading from Manse Road eastwards28 Nov 1878356
1867.02504loan by John MathewsonJohn Mathewson gets bond & disp £100 by Robert Forrester & Margaret Fowler relict of Alexander Brown over pce grnd & ho etc in Newport2 Dec 1867356sasine extract
1867.02501James Brown to Margaret Fowler / Brown & Robert ForresterMargaret Fowler, relict of Alexander Brown, joiner Crail, & Robert Forrester mason reg disp to themselves in liferent & fee by James Brown of an area of grnd & ho etc t/on in Newport30 Nov 1867356, 339sasine extract

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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