List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
SHILLINGLAW BURN Shillinglaw or Curley Burn
Shillinglaw or Curley Burn
Shillinglaw Burn.
[Revd] Reverend James Campbell
Andrew Inglis Schoolmaster
Thomsons Atlas Peebles
018 [Situation] Springs from the high lands lying between the Churches of Traquair & Yarrow & flows into the Newhall Burn near Traquair Church.
A rapid Mountain stream, during its whole course it separates the Parish of Yarrow from Traquair
Orchard Walls
William Fox, Farmer
[Revd. [Reverend] James Campbell
018 [Situation] On the left bank of the Quair about ¼ a Mile west from Traquair Church.
A small cottage & garden occupied by one of the labourers on the farm of Orchard Mains. The place is chiefly notable from its indicating the probable limit on the south side of what was formerly a Royal Orchard. This Orchard is referred to in Chalmers Caledonia & is somewhat indefinitely indicated in Pouts Map 1608. -

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