Person NameAyrshire; Auchinleck Estate
ActivityAuchinleck is in the parish of Kyle, East Ayrshire. The lands of Auchinleck were granted by James IV, in 1504, to Thomas Boswell, who had married the daughter of Sir John Auchinleck. Auchinleck house lies 3 miles from the village. The Clyde Ironworks (later the Eglinton Company) obtained a lease from the Auchinleck estate in 1848 for ironstone and coal mining to supply their blast furnaces.
Corporate NameAuchinleck Estate
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