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List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
DOURA Doura Mr. McJannet Irvine
Mr. Montgomerie Banker Irvine
John Kerr Occupier
017 A scattered village comprising dwelling houses occupied chiefly by working people, the property of Sir T. M. Cunningham Bart. [Baronet] The Estate is often called the Doura Estate.
DOURA COLLIERY Doura Colliery Provost Barr Ardrossan
Mr Montgomerie Irvine
Provost Campbell Irvine
017 The Colliery is on the Montgomerie Estate it is at present held by Provost Barr of Ardrossan. The extent of the Coalfield was pointed out to me by Provost Campbell of Irvine who formerly worked it. The name of the Pits have been Supplied by Provost Barr. -

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County of Ayr No. 21.
Parish of Kilwinning

[Note Doura Colliery] to be written in large stump
across the centre of the Coal field [JbG]

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