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List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
CONNEL'S WELL Connels Well
Connels Well
Connels Well
Joseph Paterson
David Howatson
William McCaw
030 [Situation] Near the Site of St. Connel's Chapel.
A name applied to a strong spring on the original farm of Kirkconnel. A small Chapel or hermitage is supposed to have existed in the immediate vicinity the occupants of which got their water from this well and from this Circumstance the well derives its name
The name is supposed to be taken from St. Conal or Connel, to whom the Chapel was dedicated.
KIRKCONNEL BURN Kirkconnel Burn
Kirkconnel Burn
Kirkconnel Burn
Kirkconnell
Kirkconnel
James Hunter
Robert Newal
James Glencorse
Valuation Rolls
Johnston's Co. [County] Map
029; 030 [Situation] From 1/2 mile S.E. by E. [South East by East] of Bail Hill S.E. [South East] to Shinnel Water.
A Stream rising in the west of this Parish and flowing in a south easterly direction untill it falls into Shinnel water a little north east of Macqueston Farm house
STELLBRAE PLANTATION Stellbrae Plantation
Stellbrae Plantation
Stellbrae Plantation
David Howatson
Joseph Paterson
James Douglas
030 [Situation] 3 1/3 miles NW by W. [North West by West] from Tynron village.
A very small narrow strip of Plantation about a 1/4 mile north west of Kirkconnel Cottage, the name is probably given to it from a sheep stell being situated near it

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Parish of Tynron -- Plan 30.2 Trace 4

[Signed] John Houston

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