List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
BOG BURN Bog Burn See Name Book Plan 16A 010 Runn[in]g in a N. East direction thro' the parish of West Calder For Descriptive Remarks See Name Book Plan 16A
Wm. Bishop
Jas. Cochrane
Archd. Duncan
County Map
010 About 1 1/2 miles E.S.E. from West Calder A farm house with office[s?]
in but indifferent repair, with a small tract of arable land attached:- t[he] property of [G Maitland scored out] Mr Gibson an[d]
occupied by [Wm? Hamil[ton] scored out] Thos. Dick.

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In the Orthography column *Bog Burn is asterisked, with a note below, reading:
'This name only applies to the stream from Cobinshaw Reservoir to Annets [Cross inserted with caret] Bridge, it then takes the name Murieston Water until its junction with Linhouse Water.' Underneath it reads 'Rem. 4 Aug. 1852'

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Again some words of the Descriptive Remarks are obscured by the binding, and the first name or designation of Hamilton is hard to decipher.

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