List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
Holm Burn
James Sloan
James Ferguson
003 [Situation] Running S.E. [South East] & passing west side of Upper Holm of Dalquhairn.
A small stream having its rise on the farm of Holm of Dalquhairn and running in a S. [South] Easterly direction, receiving many small tributaries, to its confluence with the "Water of Ken"
Allwhannie Knowes
Allwhannie Nowes
James Sloan
James Ferguson
Stat.Acct. [Statistical Account] (1845)
003 [Situation] About 1 5/8 Miles S.W. by W. [South West by West] by Lorg.
Numerous small Knolls or Eminences on the farms of Upper and Nether Holm of Dalquhairn, they are remarkably for their Situation and the regularity of their forms, and have the appearance of having been Artificially formed, although undoubtedly natural, and were probably formed by the debris from the surrounding mountains that Skirts them on each Side.

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Parish of Carsphairn

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72 Holm Burn
69 Allwhannie Knowes

Alp, An eminence,
uaine, green

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DANIALSAN, Gerald Cummins

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