List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
DECHMONT Dechmont William Wilson of Dechmont
Revd. [Reverend] George Brag Uphall
Revd. [Reverend] John Smith
009 ; 010 [Situation] In the northern portion of the parish of Livingston.
A scattered village situate on the high road leading from Edinburgh to Glasgow by Bathgate, consisting of houses one storey high, in good repair having small vegetable gardens attached: they are held in feu from Mr William Wilson of Dechmont and Mitchell Innes Esq. of Ingliston, and are mostly occupied by agricultural laborers.
Some of the houses are at a considerable distance from the main part of the village nevertheless are considered as part of the village.

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