List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
HOTTS SCHOOL Hotts School Thomas Carlyls Esq[Esquire]
Robert Carlyle Esq[Esquire]
Dr[Doctor] John Wilson
052 A Parish School, teacher appointed by trustees, average attendance 55, wages 2/- and 2/- per quarter. Mixed school, age of children from 6 to 13 reading, writing, geography and arithmetic and a little latin taught. A modern building in good repair situated on the Kirk Burn about 1/4 mile East from Waterbeck.
KIRTLE WATER Kirtle Water Thomas Carlyle Esq[Esquire]
Robert Carlyle Esq[Esaquire]
Dr[Doctor]John Wilson
B'tween Waters
044; 052; 058 A considerable stream having its source at the extreme North of the Parish of Middlebie, within half a mile of the head water of the Milk, flows 3¾ due south, it falls upon the Parish of Kirkpatrick Fleming and for 5 miles divides it from Middlebie, Annan and a detached portion of Dornock. it then runs through the interior of Kirkpatrick Fleming for some distance, thence through the -- Gretna and falls into the Solway Firth nearly opposite the River Esk and Eden.

  Transcribers who have contributed to this page.


  Location information for this page.