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List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
PORTERSTOWN COTTAGES Porterstown Cottages
Porterstown Cottages
Porterstown Cottages
Andrew Stobo
James Lorimer Nether Keir
W. H. Arundell Esq Barjarg
031 [Situation] About 17 chains South of Garroch Cleugh.
A small range of Cottages occupied by 4 Families, the property of Duke of Buckleuch
PORTERSTOWN QUARRY Porterstown Quarry
Porterstown Quarry
Porterstown Quarry
Andrew Stobo
James Lorimer
W. H. Arundell Esq
031 [Situation] About 7 chains South of Portersrown Cottages
Extensive limestone Quarries together with 3 Kilns situated on the across the Public Road from Dumfries to Penpont, about 150 yards South of Porterstown Cottages the property of Duke of Buckleuch, the kilns are at present in a ruinous condition
DRUMORABIN BURN Drumorabin Burn
Drumorabin Burn
Drumorabin Burn
Andrew Stobo
James Lorimer
W. H. Arundell Esq.
031 [Situation] In a Northerly direction to River Nith.
A small but rapid stream bearing that name from where it enters Black Bog until it enters the River Nith.

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Ph. [Parish] of Keir -- Plan 31/11 Trace No. 2

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