List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
Estate Map
Mr Rogerson Proprietor
Alexander Rogerson Girthhead
Fullartons Gazeteer of Scotland 2nd Volumn Page 795
Valuation Roll of County Dumfries
033 A farm with dwelling and office houses in good repair, dwelling house bears date 1700, situated near the River Annan and near the southern boundary of the Parish.
RIVER ANNAN River Annan Blackwoods County Map
Johnstons County Map
Parish Statistics
J H Johnstone Esq [Esquire] Raehills
Charles Stewart Esq [Esquire] Hillside
Fullartons Gazeteer
Websters Topographical Dictionary
Blacks County Map
024; 033 Rises in the mountains above Moffat, and after running south for 37 miles through the valley of Annandale, it falls into the Solway Firth, about a mile below the town of Annan.
River Annan is the correct name not Annan Water as named sometimes by the Plebians, besides it is a river.

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173 Parish of Wamphray Sheet 33.8 Trace 1

River Annan situation On the Western Parish Boundary

Caledonian Railway
Mr Charters Parish Schoolmaster
David Rogerson Esq [Esquire] Leithenhall
Samuel Rogerson Esq [Esquire] Leithenhall
A line of railway betwixt Edinburgh and Carlisle.
Situation From Western boundary South through South West division of Parish

Girrthhead situation Near the South Western point of this Parish.

John Jane Sapper Royal Engineers

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