List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
Cowies Linn
Cowies Linn
Cowies Linn
F.McKenzie Esqr Portmore House
William Cochrane Farmer Cowieslinn
County Map date 1775
Guide to Peebles and its Neighbourhood by William Chambers
006 [Situation] A few chains S W [South West] of Cowieslinn farm house
Is a small cataract or water fall situated upon Cowieslinn Burn very near to "Cowieslinn farm house", the water rushes over rocks to the depth of about 17 feet and the noise from it is heard to a considerable distance during wet weather. The name takes is origin from a Cow having been Killed by falling over the "linn - or water fall.

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