List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
Peter Robb Chapelton W [West] Calder
Andrew Muir Mason W. [West] Calder
James Cochrane Esqr Harburn W. [West] Calder
Sketch of Roads by James Flint
Co [County ] Map
010 A commodious Mansion erected about 50 years Ago, it is Substantially built, rectangular in plan And 4 1/2 Storeys High; And is now undergoing a thorough repair . The mansion is pleasantly Situated About 1 /2 Mile East of the Village of W. [West ] Calder in a well wooded Park Adjoining is a Neat walled in garden and farm Steading complete. The House is Approached on the South And East Sides by a good carriage drive And at the eastern entrance is a porters Lodge . The Name was originally Herdmans Shield It was changed to Hermand by a former proprietor who was afterwards elevated to the Scotch Bench by the title of Lord Hermand it Subsequently became the property of and was occupied by the late Lord Dundrennan And now belongs to his Son G Maitland Esq.

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List of Names collected by 2nd Copl [Corporal] W Rogers RS & [Royal Sappers & ] Miners -- Plan 10C -- Trace No 2 -- Parish of West Calder -- [Page] 71

Hermand - Object - a house

[Signed] William Rogers
2nd Copl [Corporal] RS & [Royal Sappers & ] Miners

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