List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
CUMLODEN MILL (Woollen) peter stroyan.
john rae.
thos davidson.
ainslies map.
stat acc scotalnd 1845.
035 a woolen mill worked by water and situatd on the edge of penkill and immediately beside penkill old bridge in this mill the woolgoes thro every process till it is made into flannel blankets, and a course kind of cloth. there are about 12 persons employed here daily it is the property of yhe earl of galloway.
PENKILL OLD BRIDGE peter stroyan.
peter nimmo.
thos jamieson.
035 an old stone bridge of two arches over the penkill burn adjacent to cumlodden woolen mill it is a county bridge but the date of its erection cannot be ascertained.

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penkil, poll cille the poolof the church or burying place.
cam lodon, the crooked poll or marsh

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