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The Mount Taymount Rise in 1955?
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Chris


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15-10-2017 09:55 PM

Hi I have an address for my parents having lived at The Mount Taymount Rise in 1955. I understand that this address no longer exists, I would really appreciate it if anyone could shed any light! Thank you.

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nevermodern


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18-10-2017 05:12 PM

My understanding is that the block called Forest Croft (built in the late '20s, early '30s I think) is now built on the site of the house what was The Mount at the top of Taymount Rise.

The existing 'pillar' at the entrance to the driveway might well be contemporary with the Mount.

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Chris


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18-10-2017 06:17 PM

Thank you for your reply, yes that is pretty much what I understand too. I'm still confused though as to how my parents could have had the address The Mount in 1955.

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taymountgrange


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19-11-2021 11:09 AM

We have some old areal photography of the Taymount Grange during construction which might be of interest, is this house your discussing?
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taymountgrange


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19-11-2021 11:13 AM

Here's some other ones:


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Seems i can only add one at a time.....

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taymountgrange


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19-11-2021 11:15 AM

And before it was built.

Taymount Rise, on the left looking north-ish


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hopefully this sheds some light on where these buildings were

Jack

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