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Sir James Scott Kt., J.P., M.I.E.S., Engr.
1838 Born son of David Scott.
Trained as a Mechanical Engineer at Monifieth
1870 .... years in Royal Gun Factory, Woolwich
1876 Manager, Paragon Works, South Queensferry
1886 Prospector of the Tayport Engine Works - James Scott and Son (of Tayport) - which he continued for the next 36 years