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List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
GAS WORKS [Saltcoats] Gas Works Andrew Aitken manager
Mr A Campbell
Robert Maxton
016 These works have two Gasometers which are sufficient for the Gas consumed in Saltcoats
MEIKLE YETT Meikle Yett Meikle Yett
Andrew Aitken
Mr A Campbell
016 This name is applicable to the lane and path from the Railway to the road at Braehead House
Branch of the WESTERN BANK OF SCOTLAND [Saltcoats] Western Bank of Scotland Messrs. Orr & Jackson
Mr A Campbell
016 The branch of this bank is in Raise Street East side of the Ardrossan Branch Railway
GREEN STREET [Saltcoats] Green Street Mr A Campbell
Robert Maxton
Mr Bryce
016 A narrow Street not paved nor drained extending from Dockhead Street to Drakemyre Street. A small portion of this Street is in the Parish of Stevenston

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Parish of Ardrossan -- County of Ayr

Yett. A gate.
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