Rousay 1851 Census 

Part 2 of 3

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Key:
Rel = Relationship to Head of Household
Mar = Marital Status
MS = Maiden Surname where known (added by RCM)
Where Born = Rousay, unless otherwise atated

 

Address

Name

Rel Age Mar

Occupation

MS

Where Born

Pow

John Gibson

Head

43

M

Farmer & Fisherman

 

 

 

Rebekah Gibson

Wife

37

M

 

Stevenson

 

 

James Gibson

Son

15

 

Scholar

 

 

 

Rebekah Gibson

Daur

14

 

Employed at Home

 

 

 

Christie Gibson

Daur

9

 

Scholar

 

 

 

John Gibson

Son

7

 

Scholar

 

 

 

Robina Gibson

Daur

6 mths

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Skockness

James Stevenson

Head

77

M

Farmer

 

Stronsay

 

Rebekah Stevenson

Wife

73

M

 

Sinclair

Stronsay

 

George Stevenson

Son

31

U

Carpenter

 

Stronsay

 

Robert Stevenson

Son

26

U

Carpenter

 

Stronsay

 

Margaret Stevenson

Daur

23

U

Employed at Home

 

Stronsay

 

Margaret Craigie

Servant

34

U

Farm Servant

 

 

 

James Downie

Servant

17

U

Farm Servant

 

 

 

Fanny Costie

Servant

14

 

Farm Servant

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Goodhall

Isaac Marwick

Head

38

M

Cobbler

 

 

 

Betsy Yorston

Wife

39

M

 

Yorston

 

 

Hugh Marwick

Son

10

 

Scholar

 

 

 

Isaac Marwick

Son

6

 

Scholar

 

 

 

Jannet Marwick

Daur

2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Faraclett

William Louttit

Head

80

W

Farmer

 

Scapa

 

William Louttit

Son

46

M

Blacksmith

 

 

 

Christian Louttit

Daur in law

36

M

 

Cormack

 

 

William Louttit

Grandson

16

 

Scholar

 

 

 

John Louttit

Grandson

7

 

Scholar

 

 

 

Mary Louttit

Grandson

5

 

 

 

 

 

Margaret Louttit

Grandson

3

 

 

 

 

 

Hugh Costie

Servant

36

U

Farm Servant

 

 

 

Anne Inkster

Servant

23

U

Farm Servant

 

 

 

James Inkster

Servant

20

U

Farm Servant

 

 

 

Margaret Inkster

Servant

18

U

Farm Servant

 

 

 

James Leonard

Servant

14

 

Farm Servant

 

 

 

Alexander Costie

Servant

14

 

Farm Servant

 

 

 

Thomas Craigie

Servant

14

 

Farm Servant

 

Egilsay

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Brake

William Marwick

Head

49

M

Farmer & Fisherman

 

 

 

Ann Marwick

Wife

46

M

 

Shearer

Shapinsay

 

Betsy Mowat

Servant

22

U

Farm Servant

 

 

 

Mary McGillivray

Servant

12

 

 

 

Egilsay

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Nether Brake

Hugh Marwick

Head

29

M

Boat Builder

 

 

 

Margaret Marwick

Wife

30

M

 

Sinclair

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hurtiso

James Stevenson

Head

34

U

Farmer

 

Stronsay

 

Barbara Stevenson

Sist

27

U

 

 

Stronsay

 

Margaret Gibson

Niece

11

 

Scholar

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Nethermill 1

Helen Grieve

Head

30

U

Seamstress

 

Egilsay

 

Mary Grieve

Sister

25

U

Agri Labourer

 

Egilsay

 

Alexander Grieve

Brother

23

U

Fisherman

 

Egilsay

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Nethermill 2

John Marwick

Head

29

M

Fisherman

 

 

 

Margaret Marwick

Wife

29

M

 

Costie

 

 

Betsy Marwick

Daur

3

 

 

 

 

 

John Marwick

Son

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Greystane 1

Henry Craigie

Head

40

M

Agri Labourer

 

 

 

Jane Craigie

Daur

7

 

 

 

 

 

James Craigie

Son

6

 

 

 

 

 

Janet Craigie

Daur

3

 

 

 

 

 

Janet Craigie

Mother in Law

76

W

Pauper

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Greystane 2

Barbara Corsie

Head

63

W

Pauper

 

 

 

Janet Louttit

Lodger

34

U

Agri Labourer

 

 

 

Mary Sinclair

Lodger

4

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

L Blackhammer

Alexander Louttit

Head

72

M

Mason

 

 

 

Janet Louttit

Wife

55

M

 

Craigie

 

 

Edward Louttit

Son

28

U

Agri Labourer

 

 

 

Betsy Louttit

Daur

15

 

Agri Labourer

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Blackhammer

Henry Craigie

Head

73

M

Former Farmer

 

 

 

Mary Craigie

Wife

61

M

 

Craigie

 

 

James Craigie

Son

29

U

Agri Lab & Fisherman

 

 

 

Betsy Craigie

Daur

24

U

Agri Labourer

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cubidy

Barbara Alexander

Head

68

W

Farmer of 2 Ac

Marwick

 

 

Betsy Alexander

Daur

25

U

Dressmaker

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Heatherhall 1

William Scott

Head

28

M

Grocer & Fisherman

 

N Ronaldsay

 

Robina Scott

Wife

33

M

 

 

 

 

William Scott

Son

3

 

 

 

 

 

Ann Scott

Daur

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Kirkgate

James Pearson

Head

40

M

Agri Lab & Fisherman

 

 

 

Mary Pearson

Wife

40

M

 

Leonard

 

 

Mary Pearson

Daur

17

U

Agri Labourer

 

 

 

Margaret Pearson

Daur

15

 

Agri Labourer

 

 

 

John Pearson

Son

12

 

Agri Labourer

 

 

 

Isabella Pearson

Daur

9

 

Scholar

 

 

 

James Pearson

Son

7

 

 

 

 

 

Robert Pearson

Son

5

 

 

 

 

 

David Pearson

Son

2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ploverhall

Robert Inkster

Head

31

M

Agri Lab & Fisherman

 

 

 

Janet Inkster

Wife

26

M

 

Inkster

 

 

John Inkster

Son

5 mths

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Heatherhall 2

Jean Craigie  See

Head

46

W

Stocking Maker

 

 

 

James Craigie

Son

22

U

Fisherman

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Geddystall

John Craigie

Head

48

M

Joiner

 

 

 

Barbara Craigie

Wife

53

M

 

 

 

 

William Craigie

Son

17

U

Agri Labourer

 

 

 

John Craigie

Son

13

 

Scholar

 

 

 

Mary Craigie

Daur

10

 

Scholar

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Upp Kirkgate

Ellen Leonard

Head

40

M

Pauper, husband Hudson Bay Lab

 

Deerness

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cairn

John Inkster

Head

63

M

 

 

 

 

Betsy Inkster

Wife

60

M

 

Inkster

 

 

Betsy Inkster

Daur

21

U

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cairn

Margaret Marwick

Head

75

W

Pauper

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Evrybist

John Craigie

Head

70

M

Agri Labourer

 

 

 

Betsy Craigie

Wife

58

M

 

Gorie

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Shalter

Marion Craigie

Head

63

W

Pauper

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Upper Burness

William Craigie

Head

73

M

Farmer

 

Egilsay

 

Charlotte Craigie

Wife

57

M

 

Gibson

 

 

Janet Craigie

Daur

22

U

Agri Labourer

 

Egilsay

 

Mary Craigie

Daur

15

 

 

 

Egilsay

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Whitemeadows

George Sabeston

Head

20

U

Agri Labourer

 

 

 

Margaret Sabeston

Mother

60

W

Pauper

 

Evie

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Castlehill

James Harrold

Head

31

M

Shoemaker

 

Gairsay

 

Isabella Harrold

Wife

30

M

 

Gibson

 

 

Anne Harrold

Daur

2

 

 

 

 

 

Alexander Harrold

Fath

69

M

Visitor

 

Wyre

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Turbitail

James Craigie

Head

65

M

Chelsea Pensioner

 

 

 

Margaret Craigie

Wife

63

M

 

Shearer

Kirkwall

 

Barbara Craigie

Daur

24

U

Agri Labourer

 

 

 

Hugh Craigie

Son

17

U

Fisherman

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Easter Lee

Mary Flaws

Head

52

U

Pauper

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Burness

Hugh Gibson

Head

59

M

Farmer

 

 

 

Margaret Gibson

Wife

48

M

His 3rd Wife

Harcus

 

 

Mary Gibson

Daur

14

 

Employed at Home

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Burness

Gilbert Craigie

Head

32

M

Fisherman

 

 

 

Jane Craigie

Wife

35

M

Her 2nd Marriage

Gibson

 

 

Mary Craigie

Daur

2

 

 

 

 

 

John Johnstone

Stepson

9

 

Scholar

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Langskaill

David Gibson

Head

45

M

Retired Farmer

 

 

 

Mary Gibson

Wife

37

M

 

Inkster

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Langskaill

Robert Gibson

Head

52

M

Farmer

 

 

 

Robina Gibson

Wife

46

M

 

Irvine

Rendall

 

Jane Gibson

Daur

16

U

 

 

 

 

Margaret Gibson

Daur

14

 

 

 

 

 

Robert Gibson

Son

12

 

 

 

 

 

Robina Gibson

Daur

8

 

 

 

 

 

David Gibson

Son

5

 

 

 

 

 

Dvid Marwick

Servant

14

 

Servant

 

 

 

Samuel Harrold

Servant

20

U

Servant

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Langskaill

Alexander Gibson

Head

43

M

Grocer

 

 

 

Lydia Gibson

Wife

25

M

 

Mainland

 

 

Nicol A Gibson

Son

9 mths

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Langskaill

George Gibson

Head

54

M

Farmer

 

 

 

Anne Gibson

Wife

48

M

 

Mainland

Wyre

 

Anne Gibson

Daur

21

U

Employed at Home

 

 

 

John Gibson

Son

19

U

Employed at Home

 

 

 

Robina Gibson

Daur

17

U

Employed at Home

 

 

 

Mary Gibson

Daur

14

 

Scholar

 

 

 

Jane Gibson

Daur

12

 

Scholar

 

 

 

Lydia Gibson

Daur

8

 

Scholar

 

 

 

David Gibson

Son

6

 

 

 

 

 

(Unchristened)

Grandson

1  wk

 

 

 

 

 

John Gibson

Servant

17

U

Farm Servant

 

 

 

Robert Craigie

Servant

14

 

Shepherd

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Claybank

John Clouston

Head

69

M

Retired Farmer

 

 

 

Christian Clouston

Wife

78

M

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Claybank

James Craigie

Head

62

M

Farmer

 

 

 

Jane Craigie

Wife

52

M

His 2nd Marriage

Craigie

 

 

James Craigie

Son

28

U

Fisherman

 

 

 

Hugh Craigie

Son

25

U

Fisherman

 

 

 

David Craigie

Son

12

 

Scholar

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Vacquoy

John Gibson

Head

42

M

Joiner

 

 

 

Barbara Gibson

Wife

40

M

Craigie

 

 

 

Cecilia Gibson

Daur

17

U

Employed at Home

 

 

 

Alexander Gibson

Son

14

 

Scholar

 

 

 

Mary Gibson

Daur

11

 

Scholar

 

 

 

Hugh Gibson

Son

6

 

Scholar

 

 

 

Anne Gibson

Daur

3

 

 

 

 

 

Isabella Gibson

Daur

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Loweshouse 1

Alexander Craigie

Head

42

M

Farmer

 

 

 

Anne Craigie

Wife

39

M

 

Murray

 

 

Mary Craigie

Daur

13

 

Employed at Home

 

 

 

Janet Craigie

Daur

12

 

Employed at Home

 

 

 

John Craigie

Son

8

 

Scholar

 

 

 

Margaret Craigie

Daur

4

 

 

 

 

 

James Craigie

Son

8 mths

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Loweshouse 2

Betsy Craigie

Head

45

U

Stocking Knitter

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Loweshouse 3

Janet Marwick

Head

83

W

Pauper

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lingro 1

George Inkster

Head

67

M

Farmer

 

 

 

Jane Inkster

Wife

60

M

 

Marwick

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lingro 2

Magnus Alexander

Head

31

M

Shoemaker

 

 

 

Margaret Alexander

Wife

32

M

 

Inkster

 

 

Mary Alexander

Daur

6

 

Scholar

 

 

 

David Alexander

Son

4

 

Scholar

 

 

 

Jane Alexander

Daur

2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fialtquoy

George Marwick

Head

70

M

Farmer

 

 

 

Marion Marwick

Wife

72

M

 

Hourston

 

 

David Gibson

Son in Law

43

M

Employed on Farm

 

 

 

Catherine Gibson

Daur

36

M

Employed at Home

Marwick

 

 

Margaret Gibson

Granddaur

12

 

Scholar

 

 

 

John Gibson

Grandson

9

 

Scholar

 

 

 

Hugh Gibson

Grandson

7

 

 

 

 

 

James Gibson

Grandson

4

 

 

 

 

 

Hughina Gibson

Granddaur

2

 

 

 

 

 

Peter Craigie

Servant

23

U

Farm Servant

 

 

 

Margaret Marwick

Servant

11

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

FC Sch Hse

William Linklater

Head

34

U

Schoolmaster

 

 

 

Christian Mowat

Servant

35

U

Servant

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cogar

William Inkster

Head

52

M

Farmer

 

 

 

Rebecca Inkster

Wife

53

M

 

Marwick

 

 

William Inkster

Son

19

U

Employed on Farm

 

 

 

Margaret Inkster

Daur

17

U

Employed at Home

 

 

 

John Inkster

Son

11

 

Scholar

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Quoys

William Gibson

Head

45

M

Farmer

 

 

 

Janet Gibson

Wife

42

M

 

Craigie

 

 

James Kirkness

Wife's Nephew

8

 

Scholar

 

 

 

John Clouston

Servant

19

U

Farm Servant

 

 

 

Jane Craigie

Servant

22

U

House Servant

 

 

 

Betsy Clouston

Servant

13

 

Cowherd

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Quoys

William Marwick

Head

59

W

Pauper

 

 

 

David Marwick

Son

20

U

Shoemaker

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Innisgar

Catherine Mowat See

Head

65

W

Farmer

Inkster

 

 

John Mowat

Son

37

U

Employed on Farm

 

 

 

Mary Mowat

Daur

26

U

Employed at Home

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Innisgar

James Inksater

Head

53

M

Farmer

 

 

 

Eliza Inksater

Wife

31

M

His 3rd Marriage

Mowat

 

 

Sarah Inksater

Daur

19

U

Employed at Home

 

 

 

Mary Inksater

Daur

16

U

Employed at Home

 

 

 

Jane Inksater

Daur

13

 

Employed at Home

 

 

 

James Inksater

Son

12

 

Scholar

 

 

 

David Inksater

Son

10

 

Scholar

 

 

 

Margaret Inksater

Daur

6

 

Scholar

 

 

 

Betsy Inksater

Daur

5

 

 

 

 

 

John Inksater

Son

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Saviskaill

Samuel Seatter

Head

23

U

Farmer

 

Evie

 

John Flett

Servant

56

U

Farm Overseer

 

Evie

 

David Inkster

Servant

23

U

Farm Servant

 

 

 

William McKinlay

Servant

22

U

Farm Servant

 

 

 

John Craigie

Servant

18

U

Farm Servant

 

 

 

Margaret Baikie

Servant

60

U

Housekeeper

 

Evie

 

Janet Craigie

Servant

30

U

House Servant

 

 

 

Margaret Craigie

Servant

19

U

Farm Servant

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Stennisgorn

Hugh Sinclair

Head

30

M

Farmer

 

 

 

Isabella Sinclair

Wife

24

M

 

Gibson

 

 

David Sinclair

Son

5

 

 

 

 

 

Mary Sinclair

Daur

3

 

 

 

 

 

Ann Sinclair

Daur

1

 

 

 

 

 

Robert Sinclair

Cousin

12

 

Farm Servant

 

 

 

Betsy Craigie

Servant

22

U

House Servant

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sketaquoy

Hugh Gibson

Head

54

M

Farmer

 

 

 

Janet Gibson

Wife

53

M

 

Craigie

 

 

Mary Gibson

Daur

20

U

Employed at Home

 

 

 

Margaret Gibson

Daur

14

 

Employed at Home

 

 

 

John Gibson

Son

12

 

Scholar

 

 

 

James Gibson

Son

8

 

Scholar

 

 

 

Janet Inksatter

Daur

24

M

Visitor

 

 

 

Hugh Inksatter

Grandson

1

 

Visitor's Son

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Furse

Hugh Marwick

Head

49

M

Farmer

 

 

 

Catherine Marwick

Wife

49

M

 

Craigie

 

 

Margaret Marwick

Daur

23

U

Employed at Home

 

 

 

James Marwick

Son

17

U

Employed on Farm

 

 

 

John Marwick

Son

8

 

Scholar

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Furse

Jane Craigie

Head

56

U

Stocking Knitter

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Moan

David Clouston

Head

50

M

Farmer

 

 

 

Janet Clouston

Wife

39

M

 

Alexander

 

 

David Clouston

Son

9

 

Scholar

 

 

 

Anne Clouston

Daur

6

 

 

 

 

 

Magnus Clouston

Son

3

 

 

 

 

 

William Clouston

Son

10 mths

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hammerfield

James Flaws

Head

50

M

Farmer

 

 

 

Isabella Flaws

Wife

47

M

 

Gibson

 

 

James Flaws

Son

23

U

Seaman

 

 

 

John Flaws

Son

21

U

Idiot

 

 

 

William Flaws

Son

12

 

Scholar

 

 

 

Magnus Flaws

Son

7

 

 

 

 

 

Margaret Flaws

Daur

4

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hammerfield

Margaret Craigie

Head

80

W

Pauper

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Breckan

Thomas Louttit

Head

57

M

Farmer

 

 

 

Marion Louttit

Wife

50

M

 

 

 

 

Mary Marwick

Servant

19

U

Servant

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Breckan

William Louttit

Head

69

M

Farmer

 

 

 

Christian Louttit

Wife

71

M

 

Craigie

Egilsay

 

James Alexander

Son in Law

36

M

Employed on Farm

 

 

 

Isabella Alexander

Daur

42

M

Employed at Home

 

 

 

William Alexander

Grandson

5

 

 

 

 

 

James Alexander

Grandson

3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Gorn

John Inksater

Head

81

M

Farmer

 

 

 

Jane Inksater

Wife

75

M

 

Craigie

 

 

Margaret Craigie

Servant

24

U

Servant

 

 

 

Margaret Inksater

Servant

10

 

Cowherd

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hammer

David Craigie

Head

73

M

Farmer

 

 

 

Marion Craigie

Wife

71

M

 

Craigie

 

 

Mary Craigie

Servant

35

U

Servant

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hammer

James Craigie See

Head

44

M

Fisherman

 

 

 

Margaret Craigie

Wife

37

M

 

Alexander

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hammer

Hugh Craigie

Head

30

M

 

 

 

 

Jane Craigie

Wife

28

M

 

Seatter

 

 

Mary Ann Craigie

Daur

1

 

 

 

 

 

Samuel Craigie

Son

1 mth

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tou

Magnus Clouston

Head

24

U

Farmer

 

 

 

Ann Clouston

Mother

65

W

Employed at Home

Flaws

 

 

Betsy Clouston

Sister

27

U

Employed at Home

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Quoyostray

John Kirkness

Head

94

M

Farmer

 

 

 

Barbara Kirkness

Wife

67

M

 

Craigie

 

 

Mary Kirknes

Daur

26

U

Employed at Home

 

 

 

Ellen Craigie

Sister in law

70

U

Pauper

 

 

 

David Craigie

Servant

16

U

Farm Labourer

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Quoyostray

John Kirkness

Head

34

M

Farmer

 

 

 

Mary Kirkness

Wife

36

M

 

Alexander

 

 

Isabella Kirkness

Daur

12

 

Scholar

 

 

 

Magnus Kirkness

Son

10

 

Scholar

 

 

 

John Kirkness

Son

7

 

Scholar

 

 

 

Mary Kirkness

Daur

5

 

 

 

 

 

Margaret Kirkness

Daur

2

 

 

 

 

 

Eliza Kirkness

Daur

9 mths

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Quoyostray

James Kirkness

Head

30

M

Agri Labourer

 

 

 

Grace Kirkness

Wife

30

M

 

Craigie

 

 

Janet Kirkness

Daur

2

 

 

 

 

 

Mary Kirkness

Daur

9 mths

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Deithe

Hugh Craigie

Head

73

M

Farmer

 

 

 

Isobel Craigie

Wife

70

M

 

Craigie

 

 

Mary Craigie

Daur

37

U

Employed at Home

 

 

 

John Craigie

Son

23

U

Agri Labourer

 

 

 

Isabella Kirkness

Granddaur

3

 

Scholar

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Grain

Isabella Lennard  See

Head

74

W

Pauper

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Grain

Cecilia Lennard

Wife

40

M

Seaman's Wife

Inkster

 

 

Mary Lennard

Daur

11

 

Scholar

 

 

 

John Lennard

Son

9

 

Scholar

 

 

 

Ann Lennard

Daur

7

 

Scholar

 

 

 

Margaret Lennard

Daur

4

 

 

 

 

 

Sarah Lennard

Daur

3

 

 

 

 

 

Isabella Inkster

Mother in Law

74

W

Pauper

 

 

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