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List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
NEWLANDS Newlands
Newlands
Newlands
Newlands
Mr John Toucher, Tenant
Arthur Forbes Gordon Esq.
Rent Receipt
Valuation Roll
045 A farmsteading and dwelling house one storey slated & in good repair: property of Arthur Forbes Gordon Esq.
TILLYDAFF'S CAIRN Tillydaff's Cairn
Tillydaff's Cairn
Tillydaff's Cairn
Mr John Toucher
Mr Hugh McDonald
Statistical Account
045 "Half a mile eastward from Drums Cairn is a small cairn in the Moor of Rayne called Tillydaff's Cairn, as marking the place where Tillydaff Laird of Mains of Warthill, was Killed in 1530. Having assaulted a neighbouring landlord Leslie of Warthill, Second son of Wardhouse in Lawrence Fair, he was pursued by Wardhouse and his other sons for several miles and fell by their hands at this spot. Now a small green mound, which does not appear to have been opened." Statistical Account of Aberdeenshire

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Parish of Rayne

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