Clairtown, St.

   CLAIRTOWN, ST., a village, in the parish of Dysart, county of Fife, ½ a mile (E.) from Kirkcaldy; containing 1511 inhabitants. This village immediately adjoins that of Pathhead, with which it has become incorporated, and of which it forms the more modern portion, being separated only by the great road to Dundee. It is built upon the estate of Sinclair, the property of the Earl of Rosslyn, extending in one continued line for about a mile northwards. The inhabitants are chiefly weavers.
   See Pathhead.

A Topographical dictionary of Scotland. . 1856.

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  • Sinclairton —    SINCLAIRTON, Fife.    See Clairtown, St., and Pathhead …   A Topographical dictionary of Scotland

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