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List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
WILLOW BURN Willow Burn
Willow Burn
Willow Burn
Mathew Wilson
Robert Ewart
William Phillips
056; 061 [Situation] From 2 1/2 miles NW,W, [North West West] from Ruthwell village running S. by, E, [South by East]
This Stream takes its rise from a number of drains about 1 1/2 miles to the North West of Comlongon Castle and flows in a southern direction and falls into the channel of Lochar Water or Solway Firth.
SEAHEUCH BURN Seaheuch Burn
Seaheuch Burn
Seaheuch Burn
Mathew Wilson
Robert Ewart
William Phillips
061 [Situation] From near Mains Cottages running S. by W, [South by West]
A small stream that takes its rise about 1/2 mile to the north of Comlongon Castle and flows in a south West direction and falls into the Willow Burn at Cockpool
COCKPOOL MOSS Cockpool Moss 061 [Situation] About 2 miles West from Ruthwell village,
A local name for a portion of Lochar Moss, It derived its name from being in the immediate neighbourhood of Cockpool

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Parish of Ruthwell -- Plan 61.7 -- Trace 1
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