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List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
DARK WALK The Dark Walk John B. Hepburn Esq Castledykes 055 This name applies to a walk which is constructed partly along the bottom and Side of the moat which surrounded Cummin's Castle This moat or dyke forms a deep ravine the Sides of which are planted with trees.
DOCKFOOT QUAY Dockfoot Quay Thomas Thompson Esqr. Castlebank Cottage
Peter Mundle Assembly Street, one of the commrs. [Commissioners] of navigation
055 This name applies to a Quay at the Southern extremity of The Dock at this place boats of from 50 to 60 tons burden usually load and unload their cargoes

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List of Names Collected by C A [Civilian Assistant] J. Carpenter -- [Page] 73
[Parish] Dumfries
Plan No.7 Trace No 13 [The Dark Walk]
Tracce No.3 [Dockfoot Quay]
The Dark Walk -- A Walk
Dockfoot Quay -- A Quay

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