List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
Springfield Bleach Works
Springfield Bleach Works
Messrs Hays & Son
Mr Dunlop
Mr Lochead P [Post] office
016.03 This bleachwork establishment is conducted by Z Hays & Son and is the property of Mr J Faulds
Site of STANDING STONE [Hawkhead] Site of Danish Stone
Site of Danish Stone
Site of Danish Stone
Mr J Dunlop
Mr Anderson
Mr John Orr
016.03 The stone which occupies the Site marked an trace is now a gate pillar on the Side of Parish road about 14½ Chains from site in a S.E [South East] direction there is not anything particular about the Stone and if ever carved is now defaced but all who Know the object are of opinion that it is a Danish Stone.
"On close examination there are yet carved characters traceable, the sides of which more particularly would seem to represent a chain," - "The stone referred to, was, it is supposed, removed from its site shewn on trace, to make a Foot-bridge across the Stream a little South of the present Site:" Gd. J. Morgan, CA [Civilian Assistant]

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County of Renfrew Parish of Neilston

Aurs Burn - described in 12.16

"The principal remnant of Antiquity in the parish, is a Danish
Stone with curious carved works upon it, which, it is said, once stood
upon the lands of Hawkhead, but is now a humble bridge stone
over a small rivulet betwixt these lands and Arthurlie."
Old Stat [Statistical] Acct [Account], Vol [Volume] - 2-Page 143.

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