Eastbarns

   EASTBARNS, a village, in the parish of Dunbar, county of Haddington, 3 miles (S. E.by E.) from Dunbar; containing 125 inhabitants. It is situated near the coast of the German Sea, in the eastern extremity of the parish, and is distant from Westbarns, a more populous village, about five miles. There was a Burgher meeting-house here till the year 1820, when the congregation removed to the town of Dunbar; and one of the parochial schools is still fixed at this place.

A Topographical dictionary of Scotland. . 1856.

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  • John Deans Hope — (8 May 1860 – 13 December 1949) was a Scottish Liberal politician.Family and EducationHope was born in Duddington, Midlothian the son of the late James Hope of Eastbarns, Dunbar a famous agriculturalist. In 1899 he married Elizabeth Holmes Kerr… …   Wikipedia

  • Westbarns —    WESTBARNS, a village, in the parish of Dunbar, county of Haddington, 2 miles (W. by S.) from the town of Dunbar; containing 170 inhabitants. This village is situated on the west side of Belhaven bay, and on the road from Dunbar to Haddington;… …   A Topographical dictionary of Scotland

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