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List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
SHELLING KNOWE Shelling Knowe
Shelling Knowe
Shelling Knowe
John Turnbull Esq. Owner
Mr. James Aitchison Abbey Ho. [House]
Mr. Robert Mack Abbey Mill
010.02 Trace 5 A Small Conical hill Close to Abbey Cottage on the east Side, and planted It got its name from parties who got Corn ground at "Abbey Mill" being in the habit of winnowing the "Shelling" here,
NUNS' WELL (Covered) Nuns' Well (Site of)
Nuns' Well (Site of )
Nuns' Well (Site of)
John Turnbull Esqr
Mr. James Aitchison
Mr. Robert Mack
010.02 This well, which is Situated between the "Manse", and "Abbey House," but is now Covered, and the water from it Conveyed by drains to Abbey House, and out buildings etc. The water from this Well was Conveyed through lead pipes (Several of which have been dug up lately in the Cultivation of the ground) to "St. Bathan's Nunnery" (or Convent) which Stood between St. Bathans Church, and the Whiteadder water - hence the name

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Abbey St. Bathans Ph [Parish]
Sheet 10 - 2 - Trace 4 & 5 -- Collected by John McCabe

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