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List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
COWHILL FERRY Cowhill Ferry
Cowhill Ferry
Cowhill Ferry
Admiral Johnson Cowhill
James Thorburn Sandbed
Thomas Wilson Summerhill
049 A Ferry over the Nith , near Cowhill, this is merely a private Ferry, although Admiral Johnson allows his Tennant to Keep a Boat, partly for his (the Admiral) use , & partly for the public , there is no public way crossing .
COWHILL LODGE Cowhill Lodge
Cowhill Lodge
Cowhill Lodge
Admiral Johnson
James Thorburn
Thomas Wilson
049 The porter lodge at the entrance to Cowhill .
GALLOWS KNOWE Gallows Knowe
Gallows Knowe
Gallows Knowe
Admiral Johnson
James Thorburn
Thomas Wilson
049 A small Conical hill — it is said that persons were hanged here formerly.

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Plan 49.2 . -- Trace No. [Number] 2 & 3

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There are initials JBJ below each of the entries in the Orthography and also initials(?) in the List of Names - Won?

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