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List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
MONASTERY (Remains of) [Inverkeithing] Monastery (Site of)
Monastery (Site of)
Monastery (Site of)
William Fraser Esqr.
Mr. Spittal
Mr. Alexander
039 [situation] Near the S. [South] end of High Street.
formerly was a Monsatery of Grey Friars on this p[iece of land. few traces of which are left. It is better known by the Name of "Palace" the reason why, is that Arabella Drummond & wife of Robert 3 [The Third] frequently abode here.
BRANCH OF THE EASTERN BANK OF SCOTLAND [Inverkeithing] Bank
Bank
Bank
Mr Fraser
Mr Grant
Mr Miller
039 [situation] Nearly the centre of the town.
A branch of the Eastern Bank of Scotland. A good stone built house with Gardens entirely enclosed by a high wall situate nearly in the centre of the Town. William Fraser Esqr. Manager

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[Quotation - Monastery] "The Francescans and the Dominicans, or the black and grey Friars, had both of them convents in this town." Old Stat Acct [Statistical Account].
"Numerous Vaults and ruins are near it, (The Inns) and the foundations of the "Chapel" were lately dug up. These are supposed to have belonged either to the Franciscans or Dominicans, both of them had once Monasteries in this place." New Stat Acct. [Statistical Account]

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