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OS1/10/29/92

List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
THE RIDGE The Ridge
The Ridge
The Ridge
James Marchbank Kirkbride
William MartinFarthing JamesPhilip McCubbin Faughland
040 [Situation] Towards the N.W. [North West] Corner of this Plan. An elevated Ridge, the land on the top of it is Cultivated.
OLD FARDING JAMES Old Farthing James
Old Farthing James
Old Farthing James
Farding James
James Marchbank
William Martin
Philip McCubbin
Johnston's Co. [County] Map
040 [Situation] About 26 Chains West of Faughland. Two Cottages and Some outbuildings, all in a Ruinous Condition, the Farm House of Farthing James formerly Stood here, a new house being erected, the term old has been applied to this to distinguish it from the Modern Farthing James, I think Farding James is the proper mode of Spelling, Fardingdale being an old term for a quantity of land. Farding is still in use in many of the Border Counties.
LADYCROFT Lady Croft
Lady Croft
Lady Croft
James Marchbank William Martin
Philip McCubbin
040 [Situation] About 12½ Chains S.E. [South East] of Old Farding James. A cottage the property of the Duke of Buccleuch Occupied by James Cranston, derivation not known.

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Parish of Keir Plan 40.7 Trace No. 1

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