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List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
RIVER NITH River Nith
River Nith
River Nith
Revd. [Reverend] Joseph Larraine Manse
Robert Ward Glencaple
Robert Rawline Midpark
055; 060 [Situation] Tracing and forming Nn. [Northern] Parish Boundary. A large River whch rises in Ayrshire & runs in a southerly direction to its junction with the Solway frith See Plan 60.4 Trace. 1
Site of ST COLUMBA'S CHAPEL St. Columba's Chapel (site of)
St. Columba's Chapel (site of)
St. Columba's Chapel (site of)
St. Columba's Chapel Site of
St. Columba's Chapel Site of
St. Columba's Chapel Site of
Revd. [Reverend] Joseph Larraine
Robert Ward
Robert Rawline
Francis Maxwell Esqr.
The Old Statistical Acct. [Account] of Carlaverock.
Estate Plan 1776.
060 [Situation] 2/3 mile S.S.E. [South South East] fron Glencaple Quay. The site only of this chapel has been pointed out by Mr. Thomas Rawline who states that his Father took up part of the Ruins it being situated on his land Corn now grows on the spot where the chapel stood. -
ST COLUMBA'S WELL St. Columba's Well
St. Columba's Well
St. Columba's Well
St. Columba's Well
Revd. [Reverend] Joseph Larraine
Robert Ward
Robert Rawline
Francis Maxwell Esqr.
060 [Situation] 2/3 mile S.S.E. [South South East] from Glencaple Quay. An excellent spring about 4 chs [chains] N.W. [North West] of the stone chapel & from which water keeps continually springing although the well is nearly closed up with sand & weeds. Vessels some times before proceeding to sea take water from it.

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Parish of Caerlaverock

Plan 60.8 Trace 1

St. Columba - an Irish Saint who flourished during 6th. Century
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