List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
Mr. Ironside, North Newmill
Rent Receipt
Valuation Roll
020 Applies to a good farm steading with dwelling house situated near to the north east of the Parish. property of the Right Honble [Honourable] the Earl of Aberdeen.
CAIRN (Remains of) [Newmill] Cairn (Remains of) Mr. Gordon, Middlemuir
Mr. Mitchell, Newmill
Mr. Ironside, North Newmill
020 Nearly all the stones of this Cairn have been removed from time to time for building purposes, and very few are remaining. Tradition hath it that a Danish King was buried here. I believe there is some notice of this cairn taken in Pratt's Buchan.
I am led to understand that there was about this place in former days a farm of the name of "Foukston" or "Toukstown;" & that the Cairn was named Touk's, being an
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Parish of Methlick

[Note relating to 'Cairn (Remains of)'] - This Cairn is evidently an Antiquity, but I do not
consider there is sufficient evidence to justify it
being called Touk's cairn
[Initialled] E.H.C
Capt.R.E. [Captain Royal Engineers]

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