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OS1/25/49/14

List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
NORTH LODGE [Keir] North Lodge Mr Robert Young Factor
Mr William Buchan
132 A neat gate-house at the visitors entrance-gate to Keir. Property of William Stirling Esqr. Keir.
GALLOW HILL Gallow Hill Mr Robert Young Factor
Mr William Buchan
New Statistical Account
132 A wooded and arable eminence on the Keir estate, from which a fine view is obtained of the Bridge of Allan and the Abbey Craig. Name supposed to be derived from its being in olden times a place of execution, the terminal "s" (in gallows) having been dropped. There is a fine quarry on its western side named Gallow Hill Quarry. Property of William Stirling Esqr. and situate in the parishes of Dunblane and Lecropt.

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Gallowhill Quarry [crossed out] Name cancelled from this Book, as the quarry is wholly in Dunblane Ph [Parish]
This sheet was written for binding in the Dunblane Name Book, but names of another Parish
were afterwards added in the other site. J.L.

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