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List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
SCHOOL [Byres; Kilwinning] School

Byres Schoolhouse
Revd. [Reverend] Doctor Campbell
Mr Hugh King Banker
Mr Douglas Schoolmaster
Inscription on wall
016 This Schoolhouse was erected by Subscription in the year 1825 but is not endowed by or from any source, the Scholars pay a weekly Sum. -
BYRES LOAN [Kilwinning] Byres Loan Valuation Roll
Mr Hugh King Banker
Revd [Reverend] Doctor Campbell
016 This name applies to the Space between road and houses, opposite the School house there is a pump near its centre and adjoining the highway. -
LOCH Loch Revd. [Reverend] Doctor Campbell
Mr Hugh King Banker
016 This portion of the Byres district extends from the Byres Loan in direction of Byrescroft named from a large pool of Water which was formerly adjoining. -

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County of Ayr -- No. 21
Ph. [Parish] of Kilwinning

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