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List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
NETHER THORNIEWHATS Nether Thorniewhats
Nether Thorniewhats
Nether Thornniewhats
William Beatie Farmer Nether Thorniewhats
William Dochty Forester Byreburnfoot
Property documents
053 [Situation] 23 Chains N.E. [North East] of Canonbie Mill.
A one storey house in good repair having office houses and garden attached it is situated south of Over Thorniewhats and is the property of the Duke of Buccleuch.
BYREBURN WOOD Byreburn Wood
Byreburn Wood
William Dochty Forester Byreburnfoot
William Little Grocer Byreburnfoot
053 [Situation] To the East of Moatlea Bank,
A tract of ground the surface of which is mixed wood through the centre of which flows a burn called Byre Burn, situated a short distance above Byreburnfoot and is the property of the Duke of Buccleuch.

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[Page] 138,
Parish of Canonbie -- Sheet 53 No 12 -- Trace 2

[Signed] Thomas Ratcliffe
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