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[Birse Continued from p. 3]

in Edinburgh, one by an endowment from the fund of Dr. [Doctor] Gilbert. In the two latter the children
are taught gratis; and an Infant School, Supported by Dyce Nicol Esq. Ballogie, & a grant from Government.
A parochial religious library was established in 1829, and has met with tolerable success.
The books are given out gratis. There are two fairs held annually at the Bridge of Potarch.

Note. There is no portion of this parish detached, but a portion of the
parish of Aboyne and Glentanar (Det.) [Detached] is situated in this Parish.

Robert Dobson, Lce. Corpl. R.E. [Lance Corporal Royal Engineers]

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