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OS1/3/5/14

List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
HARBOUR STREET [Ayr] Nil Hugh Miller
Alexander Fullarton Bailie
J.J. McDerment Surveyor
033 [Situation] Extends in a N. W [North West] direction from South side of New Bridge along the River to the South Pier -
This Street extends from South end of New Bridge along the South side of River Ayr it is a Considerable thoroughfare there are some large well built Warehouses in it.
INFANTRY BARRACKS [Ayr] Nil Hugh Miller
Alexander Fullarton Bailie
J.J. McDerment Surveyor
033 [Situation] N W [North West] of Plan near the River -
This is a large heavy looking Building and has been Converted into a Barracks about the year 1800 prior to which it was used as a factory. The Officers Qrs [Quarters] Hospitals are comparatively modern buildings
FORT BREWERY Nil Hugh Miller
Alexander Fullarton Bailie
J.J. McDerment Surveyor
033 [Situation] Centre of Plan -
These are premises used as a Brewery and are not extensive. there are Gardens attached
INFANT SCHOOL [Ayr] Nil Hugh Miller
Alexander Fullarton Bailie
J.J. McDerment Surveyor
033 [Situation] South of Plan -
This School is supported by voluntary Contributions. average No. of scholars about 80 it is small, but convenient Building
CHARLOTTE STREET Nil Hugh Miller
Alexander Fullarton Bailie
J.J. McDerment Surveyor
033 [Situation] South of Plan -
This Street is a Comparatively modern one the buildings in it are few: there are some houses of a superior description on its South side Next Fort Street.
QUEENS TERRACE [Ayr] Nil Hugh Miller
Alexander Fullarton Bailie
J.J. McDerment Surveyor
033 [Situation] South of Plan -
A Handsom Row of Modern Houses built of stone. They have Gardens attached -
CASSILLIS STREET [Ayr] Nil Hugh Miller
Alexander Fullarton Bailie
J.J. McDerment Surveyor
033 [Situation] South of Plan -
This is a Short Street it has some good buildings on East side.-
WESLEYAN METHODIST CHAPEL [Ayr] Nil Hugh Miller
Alexander Fullarton Bailie
J.J. McDerment Surveyor
033 [Situation] South of Plan -
This is a very plain building the upper part is used as a chapel, the lower as a School average No of sittings about 150. -
THEATRE ROYAL [Ayr] Nil Hugh Miller
Alexander Fullarton Bailie
J.J. McDerment Surveyor
033 [Situation] South of Plan -
An oblong Building of stone but not in very good repair, the interior is also in a dillapidated state, it is seldom used by act[??]
MEWS LANE [Ayr] Nil Hugh Miller
Alexander Fullarton Bailie
J.J. McDerment Surveyor
033 [Situation] South of Plan -
A narrow thoroughfare between the Gardens of Charlotte Street and those of N. [North] side of Wellington Square
NAPHTHA WORKS [Ayr] Nil Hugh Miller
Alexander Fullarton Bailie
J.J. McDerment Surveyor
033 [Situation] South of Plan -
Public Works in connection with the Gas Works where Naptha is manufactured for commercial purpose.

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