List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
CHURCH Stobo Church
Stobo Church
Revd [Reverend] James Blake Minister.
John Henderson Teacher.
012 [Situation] About 1 Mile N.E. [North East] from Stobo Castle.
The Church is a Gothic Structure of great antiquity with a Square Tower at the west end and has undergone considerable repairs. It is well furnished with Seats and a Small Gallery at the west end. It is Seated for 200 and is generally well attended. The average Communicants is about 150. The Minister's Stipend £150 with a good Manse & Glebe valued to £30. The present Incumbant is his Reverence The Rev [Reverend] James Largo Blake M.A. [Master of Arts]
SCHOOL Stobo School
Stobo School
Mr J Henderson Teacher.
Revd. [Reverend] J. Blake Minister.
012 [Situation] About 1 mile N.E. [North East] from Stobo Castle.
A Small but well constructed building one storey high & slated with dwelling house & garden attached, being the Teachers legal residence. The Teachers income consists of £32 together with School fees. Besides the usual branches Latin & French is sometimes taught there. The average attendance 60, Consisting of 35 Males & 25 Female Pupils

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