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  • n. Plural form of tolbooth.


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  • Melrose was considered for many years merely a stone quarry, from which materials were taken for all sorts of buildings, such as constructing tolbooths, repairing mills and sluices; and it has been only till a comparatively recent period that its priceless value as an architectural remain has led to proper efforts for its preservation.

    Sunny Memories Of Foreign Lands, Volume 1


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