List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
Alexander McDougall Teacher
M.F. Conolly Chesterhill
Mr. Gourlay Anster [Anstruther] Easter
027 [Situation] West End of Anstruther Wester.
This school is of recent erection - is large And well Aired. The Number of the Scholars on the Roll is 70 - 40 Girls & 30 Boys, but the Attendance is very irregular. Adjoining the school is the house of the Teacher to which is attached a garden. Both School and dwelling house are in good Condition and have every Convenience. The present teacher is Mr. Alexander McDougall - he has the Maximum Salary - And the School fees - he also acts as Heritors ClerK - And Session ClerK, the emoluments of which form part of his Salary.

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64 Parish of Anstruther

[signed] James Ireland c/a [Civilian Assistant] 27th August 1853

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