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OS1/10/18/60

List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
KILN KNOWE Kiln Knowe
Kiln Knowe
John Bell Schoolmaster Davington
William Hogg Farmer Nether Dumfedling
018 [Situation] About 50 Chains N.E [North East] of Burncleugh
A small conical Knowe situated immediately below Over Dumfedling the surface is covered with rough pasture
OVER DUMFEDLING Over Dumfedling
Over Dumfedling
Over Dumfedling
James Glendinning Farmer Over Cassock
John Bell Farmer Davington
Johnston's Co. [County] map
018 [Situation] About 50 Chains N.E [North East] of Burncleugh
A large farm house two stories high, with offices all in good repair; there is a garden, and a large sheep farm attached. Tenanted by William Hogg, the property of the Duke of Bucleugh.
There is a vague tradition in the locality stating that Baramal Courts were held here in feudal times. Also that when Eskdalemuir belonged to the Priory of Melrose. all their tithes were collected at this house.

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Parish of Eskdalemuir
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