List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
Spittal Burn
Spittal Burn
Spittal Burn
Mr G Ramsay Par. [Parish] School
Mr John Smith Skirling Mill
Mr R Noble Skirling
Mr Adam Proudfoot
011 [Situation] Runs South of Skriling Mill

This Burn is the Continuation of Wintermuir Burn, from the County Road leading from Skirling to Biggar, Southwards by Skirling Mill, until it falls into the Biggar Water. It forms at this place the County Boundary between Peebles and Lanark.
SCHOOL [Skirling] School
Mr G Ramsay
Mr Robert Noble
Mr Adam Proudfoot
011 [Situation] West Side of the VIllage of Skirling

A good dwellinghouse & Schoolhouse in very good repair, having a garden attached; the Residence of Mr George Ramsay. The Salary is the Maximum with the Legal accommodations The average attendance is 60: 35 boys and 25 Girls. There is a small Library attached to the School. This formerly was the Manse.

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