List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
MULLACHDUBH Mullachdhu Hill
Mullachdhu Hill
Mullachdhu Hill
Estate Plan 1766
Estate Plan 1823
Mr John Riach, Lochans.
069 A very conspicuous and irregular hill well known by this name. Covered with heathy pasture, peat moss, and boulder stones etc etc.
Blue Cairn
Blue Cairn
Hill of Blue Cairn
Estate Plan 1766
Mr John Riach
Mr William Forbes. Birkford
Estate Plan 1823
069 A small shepherds cairn about five feet high situated on a very conspicuous corner of Mullachdhu Hill & known by this name.
CAIRN OF GILDEROY Cairn of Gilderoy
Cairn of Gilderoy
Hill of Gilderoy
Cairn Gill-a-roy
Mr John Riach
Mr William Forbes.
Estate Plan 1823.
Estate Plan 1766
069 A small shepherds cairn. Known by this name. Situated on a very conspicuous corner of Mullachdhu Hill.

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Parish of Strathdon

[Note beside 'Mullachdubh']
Mullach. The top, summit, or upper extremity of Anything. (Gaelic)
Dubh. Black Blackness
Mullach a height, an eminence etc.

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