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List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
POST OFFICE [Peebles] Post Office
Post Office
Andrew Stavert, High Street
James Donaldson, Old Town
013 [Situation] About 12 Chains N.E [North East] of the Church
A house two storeys high, on the North side of the Bridgegate with Vegetable garden attached. It is Kept as a Post Office from which letters are despatched to, and received from Edinburgh daily. The Edinburgh Mail arrives here at 10 OClock each day and is sent from here at 10 OClock each night. This is a district Post Office and the Sub offices in Connection with it are Stobo, Manor, Traquair, and Innerleithen to which places letters are despatched from here immediately after arrival of the Mail from Edinburgh, letters are also forwarded here from the above mentioned offices and arrive a short time previous to the Mail Starting for Edinbro. The Post Mistress is Mrs Williamson.

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