Fife

Photographs of the Fife area

Kinbrae and St Serfs, Newport-On-Tay

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Kinbrae and St Serfs, Newport-On-Tay - Ref: WC3029

Kinbrae House and St.Serfs, Newport-on-Tay. To the right of the photo is St.Serfs (St.Serf landed in Fife). Now a residential home, it was known as "Westwood" and was built for Harry Walker J.P. circa 1865.

St.Serfs, Newport-on-Tay a handsome mansion designed by Mr. Andrew Heiton of Perth. Harry Walker was the respected head of the firm of "Harry Walker and sons" spinners and manufacturers.

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Newport-On-Tay

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Newport-On-Tay - Ref: WC3030

High Street, Newport-on-Tay A street comprising almost entierly of Victorian shops., including William Doig and Son,chemist, Matthew Morison,butcher, Andrew Malcolm wine and spirit merchant.

High Street, Newport-on-Tay, including George Murray,butcher, up the close is a joiners and the Robertsons drapers. At number 7 Thomas Roger, grocer and one-time Provost of Newport.

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Rowing boats, Newport-On-Tay

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Rowing boats, Newport-On-Tay - Ref: WC3015

Rowing boats on the River Tay. The men in their top hats and women in their finery suggest that they were maybe out for a Sunday afternoon trip on the River.


Alexander Wilson, who took this photograph, was a supervisor in a Dundee jute mill for over 20 years. He bequeathed much of his collection and £50, to cover the costs involved, to the Free Library Committee of Dundee in 1923.

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Houses from railway station, Newport-on-Tay

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Houses from railway station, Newport-on-Tay - Ref: WC3034

Houses from railway station, Newport, 1818. Norwood Terrace, splendid Victorian houses were among the better houses of the burgh, affording beautiful views across the River Tay.

The Victorian houses in Norwood Terrace were often inhabited by the middle and upper classes of Dundee often manufacturers

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Newport-On-Tay

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Newport-On-Tay - Ref: WC3016

Newport-on-Tay, Pierfhead. This photo shows Boat Road looking East. The first building on the near right is J.W.Fenton, painter and paperhanger, next door is the Post Office.

Adjoining the Post Office is the Mission Hall and smiddy.

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Houses from railway station, Newport-On-Tay

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Houses from railway station, Newport-On-Tay - Ref: WC3035

Norwood Terrace, Newport--on-Tay, Fine example of Victorian architecture with bow-fronted windows often owned by manufacturers from Dundee who commuted over the River Tay by the "Fifies"

Norwood Terrace over looking the railway. Easy to cummute from and to Dundee and Edinburgh.

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Newport-On-Tay

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Newport-On-Tay - Ref: WC3017

With the spires of the Trinity UF church in the background this photo at pierhead shows children in their Sunday best possibly making their way to the Misssion Hall just out of the picture to the right.

Young's cycle shop can also be seen in this picture to the left.

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Norwood Terrace, Newport-On-Tay

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Norwood Terrace, Newport-On-Tay - Ref: WC3036

Norwood Terrace, Newport-on-Tay. Splendid example of Victorian architecture were among the better houses of the burgh affording beautiful views across the River Tay.

Norwood Terrace, often owned by manufacturers from Dundee who found it easy to commute .

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Newport-On-Tay

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Newport-On-Tay - Ref: WC3018

This view from the River Tay shows the Mission Hall, smiddy and Youngs Cycle shop to the reqqr. The water wheel was situated in the gully below the High Road.

John T Young established the bicycle repair business, his son Willy worked the smiddy.

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Norwood Terrace, Newport-On-Tay

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Norwood Terrace, Newport-On-Tay - Ref: WC3037

Norwood Terrace, Newport-on-Tay. Overlooking the railway station these fine Victorian houses were built mainly for the middle class of Dundee.

The houses had a wonderful view over the River Tay and their owners used the "Fifies"to commute to and from Dundee.

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