List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
Roman Road
Roman Road
Watling Street
John Johnston Crailinghall
James James Esq Samieston
Robert Rutherford Overwells
See Page 83.
021.03 [Situation] On Nn. Ph. Boundy. [Northern Parish Boundary]
See authorities and descriptive remarks Sheet 21.8.
BACK BURN Batings Burn
Batings Burn
Batings Burn
Batings Burn
J. James Esqr.
A Jeffrey Esqr. Jedburgh
J. Johnston Crailinghall
Hugh Johnston Pity-me
021.03 [Situation] On Nn. [Northern] Parish Boundary.
A small stream having its Source from a strong spring near Pity-me, runs in a northerly direction, crossing the Roman Road it then forms the boundary of the parishes of Jedburgh & Crailing until it joins the Oxnam Water - (This Discription may Stand for Back Burn)

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Parish of Jedburgh
Plan 21. 3. Trace No. 1.

This is wrong - in the Spelling and position - Baittens Burn is farther West, running from Baittens farm hence down to the Roman Road.
The Correct name is Back Burn
(Back Burn from the Roman Road along the Parish Boundy [Boundary) down to the Oxnam Water) See note & Trace from Major Barnaby
dated Kelso 17 Novr. [November] 1859.

Owen Barrett
omo [Ordnance Mapping Office] 19 Novr. [November] 1859

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Batings Burn has been deleted as the name on plan and has been replaced by Back Burn

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