List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
GAS WORKS [West Linton] Gas Works
Gas Works
Mr Brown, Ph. [Parish] School
Mr Morgan Draper
005 [Situation] About 5 chains N by W [North by West] of the parish church

A small House at the North side of the Lower Green used for the Manufacture of Gas And from which Any of the inhabitants who Choose to pay for it Are supplied with Gas, at the rate of 12.6 per 1000 Cubic feet, It is the property the Linton Gas Company
Post Office
Archibald Alexander Post Master
Mr Morgan Draper
005 [Situation] About 8½ Chains NNE [North North East] of the parish church

This office is held in the Shop of Mr Archibald Alexander Grocer etc, There is An Arrivil from And despatch to Pennicuik daily. thence to Edinburgh per Peebles Mail Gig,

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