List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
ASSEMBLY STREET [Dumfries] Assembly Street
Assembly Street
Assembly Street
Corner Board
A. Wardrobe
Map of Town 1819
055 [Situation] heading in a N.E. [North East] direction from White Sands to High Street.
A Short Street leading off White Sands, to the High Street. It is paved and drained and partly lighted wit gas. The houses are of a tolerably good description- from 2 to 3 Storeys in height - occupied by respectable families. In it is the Old Assembly rooms, lately occupied as Reading rooms.
GEORGE INN CLOSE [Dumfries] George Inn Close
George Inn Close
William Gray
055 [Situation] On the S.W. [South West] Side of High Street between Assembly St. and Nith Place. -
A wide Close well paved and drained leading from High Street to Irish Street.- It constitutes the back premises belonging to the George Inn.
GEORGE INN [Dumfries] George Inn
George Inn
George Inn
William Clarke
Archibald Hamilton
Robert Kemp Esqre.
055 [Situation] Inn George Inn Close
A large and well constructed house 3 Storeys high This was formerly the principal Inn in Dumfries, And was Subsequently occupied as a Temperance Hotel.- The property of William Clarke of the Commercial Inn.-
Southergate Brae
Southergate Brae
Southerngate Brae
Southerngate Brae
Southerngate Brae
Southerngate Brae
Mr. Halliday
Mr. Hunter
Mr. Fraser
LIst of Voters for Dumfries
John McCormack
Robert Burns
Thomas Wood [Hamishfield]
055 [Situation] At the South end of High St.
The part of the High Street extending from Assembly Street to Nith Place .- So called from its Approach to the South Port or gate. The Name As p [per ] the authorities is evidently a corruption of Southerngate the word Souther implying in Scotch Solder
Tho' improperly used in the adverb "Southerly" it is not [used] as an adjective.

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