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MC-12 Kincaid Field Calico Printing

Kincaid Printfield Gatehouse

The Kincaid-Lennox family were landowners of the Kincaid Estate who developed various bleach-fields around their local Calico printing works. The cloth was laid out in the field to bleach in the sun hence these areas became known as the bleach-fields.

References
Kincaids of that Ilk — Strathkelvin District Libraries, 1990
Kincaid House Hotel website http://kincaidhouse.com/about-us/
Place Names of Kirkintilloch and District — Kirkintilloch & District Society of Antiqua


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