List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
Hopes Burn
Hopes Burn
Hopes Burn
Hopes Burn
Hopes Burn
James Palmer Par. [Parish] School
Alexander Potts Gamekeeper
Thomas Milne Grieve
Robert Craig Gardener
Johnston's Co [County] map
Armstrong's Co [County] map
008 ; 012 [Situation] Runs through West Side of Woolshears Wood

A Stream which is formed by Several small streams flowing from what is Called "The Hopes" on the Farm of Ladyurd. It flows Northwards thro' [through] the Estate of Castle Craig, passing by the East side of the offices, and by Grantshall -- and falls into the Tarth Water.
Woolshears Wood
Woolshears Wood
Woolshears Wood
James Palmer
Alexander Potts
Thomas Milne
Robert Craig
008 [situation] Aboout ¼ of a Mile South from Castlecraig

An Extensive Wood of Forest and Fir trees Mixed; On the Estate of Castle Craig, Extending from the Hopes Burn in a S. E. [South East] direction into the adjoining Plan. It is the Property of Sir W. G. Carmichael Bart. [Baronet] of Skirling & Castle Craig. At its Eastern side is an Extensive Rookery Composed of Forest trees. It is said to be so called from its fancied resemblance to a Woolshears

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