List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
ST MARY'S CHURCH (Q.S.) [Dumfries] St. Mary's Church
St. Mary's Church
John Anderson Elder
Revd. [Reverend] Thomas Duncan D.D. [Doctor of Divinity]
049 [Situation] - About 5 Chains N. E. [North East] of Dumfries - A handsome Edifice of the Gothic style of Architecture, built in 1838- 9, at a Cost of about £3,000. it is surmounted by a handsome Spire used as belfry.- The interior is well fitted up with Galleries.- &c. sufficiently Commodious with sittings about 1005. The average number of hearers About 800 Communicants About 500. The Ministers Stipend varies from £150 to £200 per Annum £80 of which is paid out of the Church funds And the remainder Accumulated by seat rents This Church is built upon the Site of An Old Chapel called Christie's Chapel, And the grave yard that surrounds it is called Christie's Mount, for Christie's Chapel and Mount see their respective descriptions.-
ST MARY'S PLACE [Dumfries] St. Mary's Place
St. Mary's Place
St. Mary's Place
John Thomson
Robert Kemp Esqr.
William Wilson Town Officer
049 [Situation] - About 8 1/2 Chains N.N.E. [North North East] of Dumfries - A neat Cottage two Storeys high with a Garden and Orchard attached.-

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