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List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
Blackness Brick and Tile Works Blackness Brick & Tileworks Mr. Struthers Blackness B [Brick] & Tileworks
Mr. Millar Farmer Burnshot
002 [Situation] About 3/8 mile SW [South West] of Blackness Castle

A large Brick and Tileworks South of Blackness, having excellent drying Sheds. And Kilns in good burning order Complete, There are generally a good many men employed Continually, with raising and mixing of clay. and making of Bricks and and Tiles, the latter are what are principally made here in Consequence of there being a great demand for them, for the purpose of land draining There is a good dwelling house and small vegetable garden attached to the works The whole are in the possession of Mr Struthers and is the property of the Earl of Hopetoun
BURNSHOT Burnshot
Burnshot
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Mr. Millar Burnshot
Mr Struthers Blackness Brick & Tileworks
Forrest's Co. [County] map
002 [Situation] About 5/8 mile SW by W [South West by West] of Blackness Castle

A well constructed farm house two storeys high with excellent offices vegetable garden And farm attached occupied by Mr. Millar and property of the Earl of Hopetoun

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