List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
SPOTT Parish Spott See Name Book 11 B [Situation] In the eastern portion of the Co. [County] of Haddington
See Descript [Descriptive] Remarks in Name Book of Plan 11 B
CLEIKIMIN T.P. Cleikimin Toll Bar
Cleikimin Toll Bar
See Name on Co. Edinb. [County Edinburgh] Plans
Rate Board
George Bell
006 [Situation] About 1 Mile N.E. [North East] by E [East] from Bowerhouse
A Toll Bar at a junction of roads situated about half a mile south of the town of Dunbar.
Genl [General] Carfrae
J McDougal
006 [Situation] About 3/4 Mile N.E. [North East] from Bowerhouse
A few dwelling houses occupied by farm labourers on the estate of Sir John Warrender Bart [Baronet]
DOON HILL Doon Hill For Descriptive RemarKs see Name BooK Plan 11B.

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Parish of Spott

[note] Cleikimin is a name usually applied to a public house by way sobriquet conveying the idea of ensuring entrapping customers & is applied to low public houses see Cleik in the Scottish Dicty [Dictionary]. The spelling CleiKimin was applied & written in Co. Edinb. [County Edinburgh] on Old Plan therefore the same spelling is adopted here

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