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Ceres, General

Burgh (Medieval), Village (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Ceres, General

Classification Burgh (Medieval), Village (Period Unassigned)

Canmore ID 77493

Site Number NO41SW 42

NGR NO 400 115

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Administrative Areas

  • Council Fife
  • Parish Ceres
  • Former Region Fife
  • Former District North East Fife
  • Former County Fife

Archaeology Notes

NO41SW 42 40 11.

Erected burgh of barony in 1620.

G S Pryde 1965.

Architecture Notes

INFORMATION TAKEN FROM THE ARCHITECTURE CATALOGUE:

The National Trust Survey (1938) points out that this village is very unspoilt. The houses are simple, dating chiefly from the eighteenth century. The High Street presents an exceedingly complete group of its period.

Classification: 3B, 18C houses.

REFERENCE:

THE NATIONAL TRUST FOR SCOTLAND:

The National Trust Survey, 1938

SCOTTISH NATIONAL PORTRAIT GALLERY:

S.M.T. Magazine, September 1950 - Article and Photographs

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