List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
BIRNY HILL Birney Hill
Birney Hill
Birney Hill
John Patterson Kirtlehead
William Glendinning Winter hopehead
John Dickson Winterhopehead
044 [Situation] In Nn[Northern] Parish District, nearly 6 1/2 miles N.E. by N. [North East by North] from Middlebie -
A portion of high lying land on the Farm of Winterhopehead.
The name has reference to the stunted pasturage of this Hill. -

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Birny - Having a rough or stunted stem- Dr [Doctor] Jamieson

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