List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
EAST PEASTON East Peaston John Hunter
Andrew Miller
Co [County] Map
014 A Small hamlet consisting of cottages one Storey high & in good repair. The property of the Earl of Hopetoun occupied by cotters.
SCHOOL [NE of West Peaston] School John Hunter
Andrew Miller School master
014 A cottage in the above hamlet the branches taught are reading, writing, arithmetic, Geography & Latin. The master receives a Small Sum from the Parish altho' [although] not a parish school the average attendance is 60.

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