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List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
BRIDGE OF MURKLE Bridge of Murkle (county) Mr John Milne
Mr William Swanson Teacher, MurKle
Mr John Huston
005 A small stone Bridge - one arch- on the Road from Thurso to Castletown over the "Burn of MurKle"
FREE CHURCH SCHOOL School Mr John Milne
Mr William Swanson Teacher, MurKle
Mr John Huston
Mr William Swanson, Teacher
005 This is a district school under the Patronage of the Free Church of Scotland who give to it a Yearly Salary; but with the exception of the Childrens' fees, there is no other support to it. The attendance is mixed and make an average attendance of about 50. Robt.(Robert) Kane

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Co. [County] of Caithness -- Parish of Olrig

[Signed] Robert Kane
Sapr R.E. [Sapper Royal Engineers]

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