KINTESSACK, a village, in the parish of Dyke, county of Elgin, 3 miles (W. by N.) from Forres; containing 122 inhabitants. It is a small village, lying a short distance from the shore of the Moray Frith. Until within these few years there was a good school here, but it was given up for want of sufficient support; there is, however, a small female school.

A Topographical dictionary of Scotland. . 1856.

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  • Dyke and Moy —    DYKE and MOY, a parish, in the county of Elgin, 3 miles (W. by S.) from Forres; containing, with the villages of Kintessack and Whitemyre, 1366 inhabitants, of whom 166 are resident within the village of Dyke. These two ancient parishes, of… …   A Topographical dictionary of Scotland

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