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List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
CAIRN (Quarry Stone) [SSW of Kebbuck Knowe] Quarrystone
Quarrystone
Quarrystone
Alexander Dow Pitenteach
M. Henderson Upper Bigging
William Reid W. [Wester] Clova
051 Is the name of a stone on the boundary of the Parishes of Kildrummy and Cabrach, and situated about 1/4 of a mile S.S.W. [South South West] of Kebbuck Knowe hill or about 1. mile Southward of the Buck Hill.
KEBBUCK KNOWE Kebbuck Knowe
Kebbuck Knowe
Kebbuck Knowe
Alexander Dow Pitenteach
William Bruce Mid Clova
M. Henderson Upper Bigging
Estate Plan of the Parish of Cabrach.
051 Is the name of a conspicuous Hill-top situated about 1/4 of a mile Southward of the Buck Hill
ALLT NA KEBBUCK BURN Altnakebbuck
Altnakebbuck
Altnakebbuck
Alexander Dow Pitenteach
William Bruce Mid Clova
M. Henderson Upper Bigging
051 Is the name of a Stream which issues about 1/4 of a mile S.S.E. [South South East] of Kebbuck Knowe and forms the boundary of the parishes of Kildrummy and Auchindoir Kebbuck or Kebbock is the gaelic of the wheel of a peat barrow it is also the Scotch of a Cheese especially when of a Circular edge. Ault or Alt is the gaelic name of a Stream Alt'na, Stream of, Altnakebbuck Stream or burn of Kebbuck, So Altnakebbuck Burn would be a repetition of the word Burn

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Kildrummy Parish

[Note relating to 'Cairn (Quarry Stone)']
For description of Cairn see Name Book
of Cabrach Pa [Parish].

[Note relating to 'Kebbuck Knowe']
Keb. A ewe that has brought forth immaturely, or been prevented accidentally from rearing.
Keb, An insect peculiar to sheep
Keb. a blow. Jamieson.

[Note relating to 'Alltnakebbuck Burn']
Allt, Uillt, A mountain stream; a rill, a brook
Allt. Fierce, savage, wild, strange,
Alltan, A little brook; a streamlet, Gaelic

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