This title combines informative text with archive images of Old Culross, Valleyfield, Newmills and Torryburn, four villages in the west of Fife strung along the north shore of the Forth.
154 TORRYBURN TO CULROSS . care that he had used in Torryburn in
suppressing all sorcery and dealing with evil spirits ; but ... Village of Newmills --
Newmill Bridge and its vicinity - Western limit of Fife - Detached district of
Perthshire - Approach to Culross -Valleyfield House ... the Earls of
KincardineAncient monastery and church of Culross - Mansion of Culross Abbey-
The “ Colonel's Close and Sir ...
Culross is a very beautiful spot , rising up and bending round by the side of the
water , — as beautiful a place as any to be ... The village of Newmills , in the
parish of Torryburn , forms the westmost extremity of the county of Fife on the sea
- shore . ... a charming view is presented by the old bridge , unprovided with a
parapet , beside which is a mill with its buildings ... From Newmill Bridge two
roads lead to Culross ; one by Low Valleyfield , along the shore , and very
picturesque and ...
83 hamlet , beyond which is the village of Torryburn . Here is ... Adjoining
Torryburn village is the hamlet of Newmills . The cottages of Low Valleyfield next
appear on the shore ; and behind is the mansion of Valleyfield House ( Sir Henry
Preston , Bart ) , on the elevated grounds . Next is ... West of Culross , close on
the shore , is the seat of Castlehill , of old , it is said , called Dunnemarle ( Miss
Erskine ) .
Stirling to r . a new road to Alloa rather shorter and more level than the old
onebey . 5th m . stone on r . Cambus Cottage , and Cambus Mill , 5 Mrs. Duncan -
a little fur . ... Culross Abbey , E. of Dundonald - on l . Blair Hall , Dickson - about 1
m . fur . on l . Valleyfield , R. Preston , Bt.- £ m . fur . Durham House ... Torryburn
House - take road on l - about į m . fur , Cair - 18 niehill Village - about 1 m . fur .
on r .
Stirling to r . a new road to Alloa rather shorter and more level than the old one -
bey . ... at Alloa is a very elegant new Church built in the Gothic style - on l .
Greenfield , Mrs Morison - m . fur . on r . Parkmill - on l . Shaw Park , E. of ...
Culross Abbey , E. of Dundonald - on 1. Blair Hall , Dickson - about 1 m . fur . on l
. Valleyfield , R. Preston , Bt . — 12 m . fur . Durham ... Torryburn House - take
road on l .
Further on are Crombie Point and Crombie House , then the village of Torryburn ,
next Torry House ( J. Hay Wemyss , Esq . of Wemyss Castle ) and Newmills
village . ... On the north side is Valleyfield ( Sir Henry Preston , Bart . ) , and near it
the ancient and decayed burgh of Culross ( pronounced Cooross ) . + In an old ...
During the 17th Century the Prestons of Valleyfield mined coal here to fire
saltpans which were said to have operated throughout the night ... The old salt
pans are now being filled by the ash waste slurry from Longannet Power Station
as part of a large land reclamation project. The path now leads into the villages of
Newmills and Tor- ryburn. ... The worldwide-known phrase "Women and children
first," cried out by captains manning their sinking ships, can trace its origins to
122 Eilean an Tighe , Gearann Mill Loch , N . Uist , the Erskine Beveridge
Collection from , ( donation ) . ... 150 Fife : see Aithernie ; Balbuthie ; Barnrod ( s )
; Bridgend ; Craigmiln ; Culross ; Cults ; Denmuir ; Drumfin ; Dunino ; Falkland ;
Gollet ( The ) ... Newbigging ; Newmiln ; Newtown ; Pitcairlie ; Rathillet ; Rosyth ;
St Andrews ; Starr ; Torryburn ; Valleyfield . ... the parish of Muirkirk , Ayrshire ,
and the Discovery of a Deposit of Burnt Human Bones at Borland , Old Cumnock ,
Ayrshire , .
Lennox Aloa District Clackmannan Part district Dunfermline : Ward - Kincardine /
Culross . ... Logan and Muirkirk : Cumnock South and Old Cumnock . Cumnock
West and Auchinleck : Catrine . Sorn North Auckinleck : New Cumnock . ...
Berwickshire District Berwickshire Dunfermline Part districts Dunfermline : Wards
- Blairhall / High Valleyfield . Oakley South / Torryburn . ... Dunfermline / Woodmill
Bor Duncan Stes ths Aram 2814 DUNFERMLINE Valleyfield Ho . ... Ritirana
SHINE fordel Otterston Voerdour BURNTISLAND Torryburn HON 1901 Hacraig P
! Bellsdyke Torry Bay Pitrezvie 127 ... Nidras NOU Joppa Ricourton Newlistop
BORAMO Corstorphine 680 Ich Seat Wallaces Hills Newbridged Inglistor
Avonbçidge ... MOON Nine Mile 855 878 Old Red Sandstone Cobbinshaw Sta .
worn H. iure Apr Howgate Mount Reservoir & Silurian Rocks CROSSWO Lothian
Roscoery Res .