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List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
BALLAGIOCH HILL Ballagioch Hill

Ballagioch Hill

Ballagioch Hill

Balegich-hill


Balagich


Balagich


Balageigh
Co. [County] Map (Lamb's)
Co. [County] Map (Johnson's)
Revd. [Reverend] Mr. Colville
Old Stat: [Statistical] Account
New Stat: [Statistical] Account
Fullarton's Gazetteer of Scotland
Mr. Mather. Factor.
018.08 This name applies to an extensive and very high hill Close to the Binend Loch
See extracts from the Old and New Stat Accts. [Statistical] Accounts attached to end of book - possibly the terminal may have been derived from the Gaelic "Gio, (g.hard) A deep ravine which admits the sea". Jamieson
BINEND LOCH Binend Loch


Binend Loch

Binend Loch

Binend Loch
Binend Loch

Binnend Loch

Binnend Loch

Binnend Loch
New Stat: [Statistical] Account.
Co. [County] Map (Crawfurds)
Ainslies Ph. [Parish] Map
Mr. Mather. Factor
Scottish Gazetteer.
Co. [County] Map (Lamb's)
Co. [County] Map (Johnsons)
Fullarton's Gazetteer
018.08 This loch is partly natural & partly artificial. It empties itself into the Earn Water, and supplies the Mills at Busby.
GILL BRIDGE Gill Bridge Mr. Mather. Factor
Robert Currie Bar: [Baron] Officer
Revd. [Reverend] Mr. Colville
Mr. Arneil, Cross Keys
018.08 A small bridge carrying the turnpike road to Kilmarnock across the Soame Burn.
QUEENSEAT HILL Queenseat Hill Mr. Mather. Factor
Robert Currie Bar: [Baron] Officer
Mr. Arneil Cross Keys
John Bracon Senr. [Senior]
018.08 This name is applied to a long, low hill, along the Kilmarnock turnpike road. The name is said tobe derived from the fact of Queen Mary, after the battle of Langside, having rested here for a short time, until some of her scattered forces were rallied.

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