Newtown of Pitcairn


Newtown of Pitcairn
   NEWTOWN of PITCAIRN, a village, in the parish of Dunning, county of Perth, 1 mile (S. E.) from the village of Dunning; containing 319 inhabitants. This village has been built within the present century, on the estate of Mr. Graham, of Ochil; it lies in the eastern part of the parish, near the road from Dunning to Arngask. The inhabitants are chiefly employed in weaving. The mansion-house of Pitcairn, erected within the last twenty years, is the seat of the Pitcairn family.

A Topographical dictionary of Scotland. . 1856.

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