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Mr Alexander Gray occupier
Mr John Barron Blackbog
036 Is the name of a small farm Consisting of a farm house out houses and garden attached, Situated about 14 chains south of where the boundary touch the County Road; The property of William Kilgour Esqr. of Tulloch.

When the parish belonged to the House of Meldrum; parties connected with the House, used to come to a large green mass adjoining this place & play at different games - thus "Play Green."
URN FOUND HERE A.D. 1853 [South Byebush] Urn found here A.D. 1853 Mr George Barron, North Byebush 036 When the Tenant of South Byebush was making a ditch here, he discovered; about 3 feet from the surface, about two cart loads of stones, amongst which was the Urn in question, containing unctuous matter; it measured about 6 inches in diameter & 9 inches deep. The Tenant used the Urn as a flower pot for sometime, but unfortuately it was broken to pieces. It was ornamented round the side apparently with the thumb nail.

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Parish of Meldrum

[Under Urn found here A.D. 1853] is a drawing of an urn showing the dimensions of 6 inches wide and 9 inches deep.

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