List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
EAST DIVISION [Royal Edinburgh Asylum] East Division
East Division
Dr [Doctor] SKae
Mr Robertson
[situation] Eastern portion of the Royal Edinburgh Asylum
This name applies to the Eastern Division of the Royal Edinburgh Assylum and is the Department appropriated to the more affluent class of patients. See General Description on the reverse page
WEST DIVISION [Royal Edinburgh Asylum] West Division
West Division
Dr [Doctor] SKae
Mr Robertson
[situation] the western part of the Royal Edinburgh Asylum.
This name applies to the western division of the Assylum which is appropriated to the pauper inmates. See gereral Description
REFRACTORY WARD [Royal Edinburgh Asylum] Refractory Ward
Refractory Ward
Dr [Doctor] SKae
Mr Robertson
[situation] East side of the west division of the Royal Edinburgh Assylum
This is the department of the Assylum in which the refractory patients are kept

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Parish of St. Cuthbert

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This Name Book refers to Edinburgh 1852 - Sheet 50
OS large scale Scottish town plans, 1847-1895 - Scale: 1:1056

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