List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
Site of BATTLE between the Forces of King Robert the Bruce and the Earl of Buchan A.D. 1307 [North Mains, Bourtie] (Site of) Battle a.d. 1307 Revd. Dr. [Reverend Doctor] Bissett, Manse, Bourtie
Mr Walker, North Mains
046 At or about this place a battle was fought on *the 25th December 1307, between King Robert Bruce, and Comyn Earl of Buchan; in which the latter's Army was entirely routed. Barbour in his account of the battle says it was fought 22nd May 1308.
BRONZE CELT, TRINKETS &C FOUND HEREABOUTS A.D. 1830 [North Mains] Bronze Celt, Gold Bracelet & other Trinkets found hereabouts (about a.d. 1830) Revd. Dr. [Reverend Doctor] Bissett Manse, Bourtie
Mr Walker North Mains
046 When the former tenant of North Mains, about the year 1830, was improving & clearing a piece of land on his farm, he discovered a portion of a bronze celt, measuring about three inches in breadth: A Gold Bracelet, & other Trinkets were also found, supposed to have belonged to the followers of Bruce.

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Parish of Bourtie

*25th December 1307. Pictorial History of Scotland.

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