List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
WHAUPS NEST KNOWE Whaup's Nest Knowe
Whaup's Nest Knowe
Robert McMillan n.s.
James McMillan n.s.
013 [Situation] About 3/4 Mile S.E. [South East] by South of GlecKmalloch
A heathy knoll on the farm of Palgown it takes its name from the Curlew (which is called "Whaup" in Scotland) building its nest there
Whiskey Burn
William McMillan n.s.
James McMillan n.s.
013 [Situation] Running in a S. [South] Westerly direction to its junction with Kentie Burn
A streamlet rising in a field on the farm of "Palgown" and running in a South westerly direction for nearly 1/2 a mile joins "Kentie Burn ". How it [got] this name is not known.

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Page 49- Whaups Nest Knowe
Whaup . A curlew
Scott. Dicty [Scottish Dictionary]
49- Whisky Burn

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