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List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
SCHOOL [Denhead] Denhead School Mr. Walker Schoolmaster Denhead
George Dewar Grocer Denhead
012 [situation] About ¾ of a Mile W by N [West by North] from Winthank.
A well constructed house erected partly at the expense of Government and partly by the Heritors of the Parish, for the accommodation of the children in those portions of the Parish of Cameron and St. Andrews adjacent, the average number of children in attendance are 70 and are taught the ordinary branches of an English education. The Master receives £9 yearly from Government together with what fees he can obtain from the [pupils] he is also allowed a free house and garden.
Drumcarron Craig
Drumcarro Craig
Drumcarro Craig
Mr. Walker Schoolmaster Denhead
George Dewar Grocer Denhead
Stat: Acct: [Statistical Account]
Johnston's Co. [County] Map.
012 [situation] About 1⅛ Miles West from Winthank.
A considerable sized hill a short distance S.W. [South West] of the village of [Denhead] Its surface for the most part is very Rocky and in some places precipitous from which it has derived the name Craig. There is a Trigl. [Trigonometrical] station on its summit.

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