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OS1/10/43/96

List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
LAIRTHAT Learthat
Learthat
Learthat
Lairthat
Lairthat
Lairthat
Horseclose Cottage
George Paterson Horseclose
Estate Plan
Robert Aitchison
Johnstone's Co. [County] Map
Tombstone in Dalton churchyard
Walter Phillips, Clarencefield
062 [Situation] About 1 1/4 mile N,E,E, [North East East] from Ruthwell village
A line of Cottages lying on the Northern part of the farm of Horseclose with gardens attached
This Name may signify the reclaimed Bog compounded of Lair - mire - that - cleared of or reclaimed from. The subsoil in the vicinity forms the construction,
HORSECLOSE COTTAGE Horseclose Cottage George Paterson Horseclose
Estate Plan
Robert Aitchison
062 [Situation] 1 mile N.E.E. [North East East] from Ruthwell village
A small cottage and garden Situated west of the Farm of Horseclose hence the Name
HORSECLOSE Horseclose George Paterson
Estate Plan
Robert Aitchison
062 [Situation] 1 mile E. [East] from Ruthwell village
A large farm Steading with out Houses and garden attached It lies about 3/4 of a Mile North East from Ruthwell Village

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[page] 96
Parish of Ruthwell -- Plan 62/5 -- trace 1
[signed] William Wright

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