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Rosebery Cottages

Location 55.866040, -3.577214; about a mile north of West Calder. show in map
Former parish and county Parish of Livingstone, Linlithgowshire
Current local authority area West Lothian
Construction history Built late 1860's?
Ownership history Perhaps J. Raeburn, owners of Grange Shale Oil Works?
Demolition history Cleared during the first decade of the 20th century
Current status of site Office? building survives as a home, with a grassed garden extending over the site of the row.


A row of thirteen homes, presumably built to serve the Grange Shale Oil Works, associated with a small cottage or office building.


Ordnance Survey maps reproduced by kind permission of the Trustees of the National Library of Scotland.

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