List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
ST BRYDE'S WELL St Bryde's Well Statistical Acct. [Account] 1845 018 [Situation] About 100 yards west from Traquair Church.
A well dedicated to the Patron Saint of the Parish was situated in the Glebe No. 259 but covered up some time since. - In the Statistical Acct. [Account] 1845 reference is made to a tradition of a Bull's hide full of Gold being deposited in its neighbourhood - The surveyors were unable to discover this treasure. -
SHAW HILL Shaw Hill Robert Gardner, Farmer
Andrew Inglis Schoolmaster
018 [Situation] South of Traquair Rig.
A ridge between Taniel Burn and Glengaber or Finland Burn.
It belongs to the farm of Traquair Knowe & is the property of The Earl of Traquair in the occupation of Mr Robert Gardner. -

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