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List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
COCKLICKS Cocklicks David Thomson
W. Phillips
Estate Map
062 [Situation] About 1½ mile N,E, [North East] from Ruthwell village
A dwellinghouse, with garden, barn etc. and a farm of land attached - the poperty of the Earl of Mansfield There were formerly a number of pits used for cock fighting in a neighbouring field from which the name may have originated.
COCKLICKS PLANTATION Cocklicks Plantation David Thomson
James Thomson
W. Phillips
057; 062 [Situation] 1 3/4 mile N.E. by N [North East by North] from Ruthwell Village.
A long narrow belt of mixed wood running along the parish boundary the continuation of Newfield Plantation, but better known here by the name of Cocklicks Plantation.

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Parish of Ruthwell -- Plan 62-1 -- Trace 2

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