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List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
HAW GILL Morton Gill
Morton Gill
Morton Gill
Haw Gill
Haw Gill
Haw Gill
Haw Gill
William Maxwell Esqr.
George Lorimer
John Smith
James Grierson
Thomas Nevison
John Leach
Joseph Brown
022 [Situation] 2¼ Miles N.E. [North East] of Thornhill
A small Valley or dale through which a small stream flows S.E [South East] from Morton old Castle in the Occupation of Messrs Grierson & Nevison Duke of Buccleuch proprietor.
I could meet no person who Knows this place by the name "Morton Gill"
Dabton Cottages
Dabton Cottages
John Leach
Charles Brown
James Grierson
022 [Situation] About 1¼ Mile N. N. W. [North North West] of Thornhill,
A range of Cottages occupied by the Labours [Labourers] of Dabton farm.

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[Page] 71.
Parish of Morton -- Plan 22-11 Trace 3 & 4

[inserted in the Authority for spelling column - applying to Dabton Cottages] Trace 4

[Signed] Hugh Doherty Civil Assistant

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Dabton Cottages - check Labourers in Description remarks, as it seems to be spelt wrong

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