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List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
BLUE STONES Blue Stones
Blue Stones
James Milligan
James Sloan
005 [About ½ a mile N [North] of WalKers Cairn
A portion of rocks near the Summit of Cairnsmore, they are of a bluish appearance, hence the name, Blue Stones
WALKER'S CAIRN WalKer's Cairn
WalKer's Cairn
James Milligan James Sloan 005 [Situation] 5/8 of a mile SW by W of a pool of water called Lochans
A rudely constructed Cairn or shepherd's pile, said to be erected by a person named Walker hence the name
DUNOOL Dunool
Dunool
Dunool
James Milligan
James Sloan
Ainslies Map. 1820
005 [Situation] 3/8 mile SW by W[South West by West] of WalKers Cairn
A large hill on the farm of Knockgray and adjoining Cairnsmore, its surface consists of rocky pasture. On it is a Trigl. [Trigonometrical] Station called by Trigl.[Trigonometrical] Party "Dinnil" It is part of a range of hills

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Parish of Carsphairn

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13 Dunool

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