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List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
FAWN SCARS Fawn Scars James Beattie Esqr. Davington
John Bell Schoolmaster Davington
018 [Situation] About 25 Chains S.W. [South West] of Davington
A number of small fissures at the north end of Mid Knowe; covered with rough [pasture]. The property of James Beattie Esqr. Davington.
NETTLE SLACK Nettle Slack James Beattie Esqr. Davington
John Bell Schoolmaster Davington
018 [Situation] About 1/4 of a mile S.W. [South West] of Davington
A small hollow in an arable field a little to the N.E. [North East] of Green Hill. The property of James Beattie Esqr. Davington.
LIMESTONE WELL Limestone Well James Beattie Esqr. Davington
John Bell Schoolmaster Davington
018 [Situation] About 25 Chains S.W. [South West] of Davington
A small spring well situated at the north end of Green Hill. It issues from a whinstone rock. It is not known why it got its name, there being no limestone in the vicinity.

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