List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
Mr. Stewart
Robert Black
008.10 This name applies to 2 small cottages and a Forge which are presently unoccupied. The property of the late W. Murray of Old Monkland Ho. [House].
Mr. Stewart
Robert Mackie
Forrest's Co. [County] Map
008.10 3 unoccupied cottages, on the north side of North Calder Water.
CAVE [North Calder Water] Cave Dr.[Doctor] Clark Wester Moffat 008.10 A small cave at the base of an old quarry on the north bank of the N.[North] Calder Water, by appearance it seems to be natural, and not artificial. Dr. [Doctor] Clark of Wester Moffat says that it's natural, and was used as a hiding place by the Covenanters during the Reformation.
About 15 years ago there were some cosls wrought out of it.
Dr. [Doctor] Clark is the only Gentleman that knows anything about it in the neighbourhood
SPADE FORGE (Ruin) [Bankhead] Spade Forge (in Ruins) Mr. Stewart
Robert Black
008.10 A short distance further down the Calder [ from Bankfoot] are the ruins of an old Spade Forge.

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"On the banks of the Calder is an artificial cave dug out of a rocky eminence"
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