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List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
KNOCKEWART HILLS Knockewart Hills
Knockewart Hills
Knockewart Hills
John Crawford
Alexander Ritchie
James Kerr
011 This name applies to the moorland in the estates of Knockewart including the North and South hills. The property of Hugh Lang E[sq]
NORTH HILL North Hill
North Hill
North Hill
Estate Map
John Crawford
Alexander Ritchie
011 A prominent feature in Knockewart Hills. on the top is a Trig. [Trigonometrical] Station. The property of Hugh Lang E[sq]
CAIRN [North Hill] Cairn
Cairn
Cairn
Cairn
Estate Map
Alexander Ritchie
Hugh Motion
John Crawford
011 A small mound of which nothing satisfactory can be gleane[d] on North Hill in which the Trig. [Trigonometrical] Station is fixed. It is well known as such by the Inhabitants of the place.
This cairn is of an artificial structure and is a well known object. It is circular, composed of small stones and is about 45 links in diameter. (Signed) R. Hennigan C. Assist. [Civilian Assistant.]

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Sheet 011.5 Trace 6 Ph. [Parish] of Ardrossan -- Co. [County] Ayr

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