List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
Stuartfield Stuartfield
Sir John Stuart Forbes Bart [Baronet]
Alexander Lindsay (Tenant)
On Carts etc
Valuation Roll 1862-63
023.11 A crofter's residence near Luthermuir. the property of Sir J Stuart Forbes Bart [Baronet]. It is in good repair.
Woodhead Woodhead
Sir John Stuart Forbes Bart [Baronet]
James Duthie (Tenant)
Valuation Roll 1862-63
023.11 A crofter's residence near Luthermuir, the property of Sir J.S. Forbes Bart [Baronet]. It is in moderate repair.
School School
James Farquhar (Schoolmaster)
John Smith Esqr (Pitgarvie)
023.11 "In 1840 a handsome School and School house was erected in Luthermuir by the liberality of Sir J.S. Forbes Bart [Baronet], and by Subscriptions from the heritors and others, which is endowed by the Society for the Propagation of Christian Knowledge, with a salary of £15 Per annum, besides which the teacher has about 3 acres of land rent free from Sir J.S. Forbes. It is attended by about 60 Scholars, and the average amount of fees may be about £22 yearly." (New, Stat. Act. [Statistical Account]). The Schoolmaster has the Government allowance, with Certificate etc. and the School is visited by the Government Inspectors. Poor Scholars are educated free. All the rudimentary branches are taught, but according to the Charter preference is to be given to Scripture reading and religious instruction. The Dwelling house and School are in very good repair.
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At the end of the School description, there is obviously a date written, but only the first part of it is visible. May be 26/3/63.

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