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List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
EILDON MID HILL Eildon Mid Hill
Eildon Mid Hill
Archibald Heatly, Eildon Hall John Elliot, Farmer Chesterhall. John Scott, Bowden 008.09 A Considerable eminence of a Conical shape, over which the parish Boundary passes; it is Situated on the farm of Chesterhall and is the Centre one of a Small range of hills known as the "Eildon Hills"
SILLER STANE Siller Stone
Siller Stone
Siller Stane
Archibald Healy, Eildon Hall. John Elliot Chesterhall. John Scott, Bowden
Melrose Name Sheet
008.09 This name applies to a flat (Sunk) Stone Situated on the E.[East] side of "Eildon Mid Hill" on the farm of Chesterhall. It was supposed that there was Money hid below this Stone, hence the name
GREENSIDE PLANTATION Greenside Plantation Greenside Plantation Archibald Heatly, Eildon Hall John Elliot, Chesterhall. John Scott, Bowden 008.09 A small wood chiefly Fir Situated on the farm of Chesterhall. The property of the Duke of Buccluch.

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Sheet 8 No 9 Parish of Bowden
Names described by C/a [Civilian assistant] Kelly

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