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Craigrothie, Fifeshire

Historical Description

CRAIGROTHIE, a village, in the parish of CERES, district of CUPAR, county of FIFE, 1 mile (W.) from Ceres; containing 308 inhabitants. It is situated on the road from Kennoway to Cupar, and near Struthers, the old seat of the Earls of Crawfurd. It has a bailie and council, and its rural corporation was greatly patronized by the last earl. A school has been built by subscription.

Transcribed from A Topographical Dictionary of Scotland, 1851 by Samuel Lewis


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