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List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
SOUTH MEDWIN South Medwin
South Medwin
South Medwin
South Medwin
South Medwyn
South Medwin
South Medwin
South Medwin
South Medwin
South Medwyn
South Medwyn
South Medwyn
South Medwyn
South Medwyn
Rev.[Reverend] James Wilson
Mr George Clark
John Ord McKenzie Esqr.
Hugh Smith Esqr.
Rev. Dr. [Reverend Doctor] Aiton
Mr Joseph Murray
Johnston's County Map dated 1816
Forrest's County Map
Statistical Account of Lanarkshire
Rev.[Reverend] John Vary of Liberton Parish
Robert Denholm Esq. of Liberton Parish
Mr Hugh Smith of Liberton Parish
Mr David Aitken of Liberton Parish
Mr William Watson of Liberton Parish
021.15 A large and important Stream which rises in the Co.[County] of Edinburgh, and after a long and circuitous course joins a stream called North Medwin, the united waters falling into the River Clyde. the banks of this stream during its course through Lanarkshire, are generally low, the adjacent flat lands being frequently inundated by it during the winter Season, it forms the N.E. [North East] Boundary of Dolphinton Parish, dividing it from the Parish of Dunsyre, it forms also the boundary of the Parishes of Liberton, Carnwath & Walston; current of medium rapidity, and gravel bed

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Parish of Dolphinton

Note in red in column one - "Medwin Water for remarks see page 5 of Dunsyre

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