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List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
ARDDARROCH Arddarroch
Arddarroch
Arddarroch
John White Esqr Proprietor
Duncan Campbell, Whistlefield
Peter McGregor
009 A superior mansion house with a portion of ornamental ground attached. The property of the occupier John White Esqr. The name applies to all the houses on the West side of the road, which are cottages belonging to the grounds. The word House is not used in connection with this name, which is a corruption of Ard a promontory and Darach oak.
FINNART Finnart
Finnart
Finnart
Finnart
Finnard
Agent's advertisement in Glasgow Herald
New Statistical Account
Peter McGregor
Duncan McFarlan, Strone
Johnston's Co. [County] Map
009 A superior mansion house with extensive pleasure grounds attached, Offices are adjacent to the house. Like the above the word House is not used in connection with the name. It is at present the property of Mrs. McGregor but is intended to be sold.

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Co [County] Dumbarton

[Below entry for Arddarroch:]
"Ard darrach," Oak promontory
"Darach - An oak" - (G) [Gaelic]

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