List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
GAS WORKS Gas Works John McEntyre Musselburgh
Robert Knight. Fisher Row,
A dwelling house Offices Gasometer &c. where Gas is Manufactured for the lighting of the Villages of Musselburg Fisher row & InveresK. All the above buildings are in good repair with a small Garden Attached to them and are the Property of the Company.
GRAND STAND [Musselburgh Race Course] Grand Stand John McEntyre Musselburgh
Robert Knight. Fisher Row,
A large Stone building in good repair erected As A stand House by the side of the Race Course On Musselburgh LinKs It is the property of the Members of the Caledonian Hunt, was formerly a Public House, but is now unlicensed. the Race Course is of An Oval Shape And fenced Around by A Wooden Pailing.

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List of Names collected by Thomas Smith C. Asst. [Civilian Assistant]
5 ft. [feet] Sheet No. 6

Township or Parish - InveresK

Gas Works - House
Grand Stand - House

Thomas Smith C/a [Civilian assistant]
11th May 1862

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This Name Book refers to Musselburgh 1853 - Sheet 06
OS large scale Scottish town plans, 1847-1895 - Scale: 1:1056

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