List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
OLD COLLEGE (Remains of) [Maybole] Old College
Old College
Old College
Rev [Reverend] William Menzies
J.G. Hannay Esqr.
William Rennie Esqr.
044 ; 045 Founded in 1441 by Gilbert Kennedy of Dunure, the walls are about 10 feet high and apparently were never higher. A small portion of it is still roofed and used as the family vault of the Cassillis family. enclosed by a stone wall and the space within planted. It was endowed out of the provost and priest's lands in the Parish of Kirkmichael, which fell into the hands of the Earl of Cassillis upon the dissolution of the College at the Reformation - Statistical Account 1842.
Dangerland School
Dangerland School
Rev. [Reverend] William Menzies
J.G. Hannay Esqr.
William Rennie Esqr.
045 Built in 1845 and maintained by Free Church. average attendance 150. Teachers Salary £10 a year And School fees. Course of education. English reading and writing and arithmetic. One storey slated and in good repair.

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Town of Maybole

Also on the page under 'Old College' are the words:
"This was an establishment of Considerable
" importance and had a rector and three [prebends]**.
"The Black House and well Trees still remain
" of the residences of the priests, and the orchards
" that Surrounded the Others are well known."
Statistical Account (1842)

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