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List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
RACKS Racks
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Racks
Racks
Revd. [Reverend] A.B. Murray
Mr McKay
Mr Hall
056 [Situation] About 4 miles S. [South] of Torthorwald Village
A village of one, short, narrow street the houses on both sides have gardens attached. The property of Alexander Grierson. Rockhall.
LOCHAR MOSS Lochar Moss
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Lochar Moss
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Lochar Moss
Lochar Moss
Revd. [Reverend] A.B. Murray
Mr Charles Carruthers
Mr McKay, Racks
Blacks County Map
Gazetteer of Scotland
049; 050; 056 [Situation] On the W. [West] And S. [South] of the Parish.
A morass (or bog) where vast quantities of Peats are dug some parts of it are very wet all of it on this Plan is the property of Alexander Grierson, Rockhall.
LOCHAR WATER Lochar Water
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Lochar Water
Lochar Water
Revd. [Reverend] A. B. Murray
Mr McKay Racks
Black's Map of Scotland
Gazetteer of Scotland
049; 050; 056 [Situation] Tracing Wn [Western] Parish Boundary
A stream in the West of this Plan, and divided between the Parishes, Dumfries & Torthorwald discharged into Solway Firth thence through the Sands into the English Channel - so called -

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[Page] 89 -- Parish of Torthorwald -- Sheet 56.5 Trace 1.

[Signed] M.Donohue Civil Assist [Civilian Assistant]

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