List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
RUNIC MONUMENT [Ruthwell Manse] Runic Monument
Runic Monument
Runic Monument
Runic Monument
Runic Monument
Statistical account of Dumfries-shire
Rev [Reverend] Mr Stephenson
James Scott
Statistical Account of Parish
Fullarton's Gazetteer
061 [Situation] In the Orchard attached to Ruthwell Manse,
A large Stone pillar about 18 feet high the top of which is a cross, on one side of this pillar is sculptured the Runic language and on the other the Roman,
In 1642 this ancient Monument was destroyed or partly so, by order of the General Assembly of the Church on account of the people Idolizeing it, In 1802 it was caused to be put up, by the Rev Dr [Reverend Doctor] Duncan not in the church. where it formerly stood, but in the garden attached to it, where it is still to be seen standing)
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Peter Phillips
William Pagan
Revd [Reverend] Mr Stephenson
061 [Situation] 1/2 mile N,N,E, [North North East] from Ruthwell village,
A farm building with out offices and garden attached the property of the Earl of Mansfield

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