List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
FANS OF ALTRY Fans of Alltry
Fans of Alltry
James Ferguson
James Wilson
003 [Situation] 1 Mile S.E. by E. [South East by East] of Lorg
A small tract of Moss on the farm of Alltry, and situated near the Eastern base of Alltry Hill, possibly this word is a corruption of the word Fen which Signifies moorish ground or swampy muddy soil.
High Countem
James Wilson
John Seaton
003 [Situation] 1 1/4 Miles E by S [East by South]
A small hill on the farm of Altry, its soil is heathy pasture. Over it runs the boundary line betwixt the Counties of Dumfries and Kirkcudbright.

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