GULANE, anciently Golyn, a village, in the parish of Dirleton, county of Haddington, 5½ miles (W. by S.) from North Berwick, containing 273 inhabitants. This village, which formerly gave name to the parish, is pleasantly situated; and the ground in the immediate vicinity is favourable to the training of race-horses, of which two separate establishments have been erected. There is a school attended by fifty children, of which the master is provided with a house and garden, rentfree, by Mrs. Ferguson, who also allows him a salary of £5 per annum, in addition to the fees.

A Topographical dictionary of Scotland. . 1856.

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  • Dirleton —    DIRLETON, a parish, in the county of Haddington; including the villages of Fenton and Gulane, and containing 1497 inhabitants, of whom 353 are in the village of Dirleton, 2½ miles (W. S. W.) from North Berwick. This place, anciently called… …   A Topographical dictionary of Scotland

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