List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
Scoulag Point
Scoulag Point
Squolog Point
David Thorburn Kerrycroy
John Curry Kilcattan
Revd [Reverend] John Buchanan, Kingarth
Peunant's Tour of 1772
215.03 A small point a little to the North East of Mount Stewart house. This is the point mentioned by Peunant in his tour. of 1772 which he calls " The little point of Squalog, at this place, is the old ferry to Largs in Ayrshire, which must be point at which he landed;
The new pier built by Lord Bute at Kerrycroy has superseded this altogether, there is no such thing as a ferry now on this part of the island "Kerrycroy" Bay" is the bay mentioned in the New. Stat. Acct. [Statistical Account] as " Scoulag Bay" which is the old name for the district

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