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BONSHAW BURN Bonshaw Burn Blackwoods County Map
Written on the Proprietors Estate Map
John Irving Esq[Esquire]
058 A small stream which rises on Bonshaw Moss and runs eastwards for a short distance after which it turns southwards forms the boundary betwixt the Parishes of Annan and Middlebie until it joins Kirtle Water at Kirtlebridge Village.
POST OFFICE [Kirtlebridge] Post Office John Irving Esq[Esquire]
James Moffat
Written on Sign Board
058 There is a regular daily post here, the letters are brought every morning at about 9 o Clock, the bearer proceeds through to the Parish of Kirkpatrick Fleming and returning at about half past four o Clock pm, takes the letters deposited during the day to Ecclefechan the post Town.

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John Irving Esq[Esquire]
James Moffat Occupier
William Beattie Kirtlebridge
A Farm with dwelling and out houses, recently built belongs to John Irving Esq[Esquire] and is situated at the upper end of Kirtlebridge Village.

Caledonian Railway
Blackwoods County Map
John Irving Esq[Esquire]
James Moffat Firparknook
A line of Railway betwixt Carlisle and Glasgow.

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