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List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
HALFTIDE ROCK Halftide Rock Admiralty Chart
Estate Map
William Moffat Burgh Surveyor
Mr Hugh Weir Kirkhall
016 The rock or rocks which bear this name are situated about 20 chains from low water mark in the direction of the Horse Isle, name derived from their observance at ½ ordinary Tides, there are two ledges of rocks to be Seen and are close together at the same time the singular number is invariably used by parties who Know them. -
FIRTH OF CLYDE Firth of Clyde
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Firth of Clyde
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Firth of Clyde
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Firth of Clyde
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Firth of Clyde
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Firth of Clyde
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Firth of Clyde
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Frith of Clyde
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Frith of Clyde
Map attached to the Scottish Directory
Map attached to the New Stat Acct [Statistical Account]
William Stewart Esq St Fillans
George Johnston Esq Redburn Ph. [Parish] of Largs
Robert Steel Esq Knock Castle Ph. [Parish] of Largs
Hiners & Boyds Almanac
Paterson's History of Ayr
Full [Fullarton] Gazeteer
Chalmers Caledonia
An estuary or arm of the Sea branching inland from the North Channel, as far as the town of Greenock where the River Clyde throws off the character of a mere River or fresh water Stream.

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Sheet 016. 1 Trace 4 Parish of Ardrossan - County of Ayr

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Firth of Clyde - no situation number.

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