List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
LAMMERTON Lammerton Thomas Erskine Esqr
James Webster
Mrs. Chambers
050 [Situation] In the west side of the Parish of Monifieth
The name applies to two small cot houses with gardens attached Occupied by agricultural labourers.
SCHOOL [Lammerton] School
Mrs. Chambers
Thomas Erskine Esq:
James Webster
050 [Situation] At SE [South East] side of Lammerton.
There is also a school of that name, Built in 1841 by Thomas Erskine Esqr. for the benefit of the children of agricultural labourers in that district. The school mistress, Mrs. Chambers, has a free house and a salary of 20£ yearly paid to her by Mr. Erskine, also the pupils fees. The average number of pupils are about 40, 20 Boys and 20 Girls. The rudiments taught are reading writing geography, and sewing, the fees are from 6d [£0.0.6] to 1s/2d [£0.1.2] per month.

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