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OS1/29/42/22

List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
THE STANK The Stank The Rev [Reverend] J Baird, Minister
Dr [Doctor] Turner, Surgeon
Mr Henderson, Schoolmaster
016.04 A Small artificial or Cut Stream having its source in Yetholm Loch and Extending in an easterly direction until it joins the Bowmont Water, it appears to have been made for the purpose of draining the low ground through which it passes on the north side of the Village of Yetholm, which was formerly, it is said Covered with water. -
YETHOLM LOCH Yetholm Loch Mr Gibbs, Farmer
The Rev [Reverend] J Baird, Minister
Dr [Doctor] Turner Surgeon
016.03 A sheet of water about a mile and a half in circumference situated about 1 1/2 miles from Yetholm and 1/4 mile south of the road leading from Yetholm to Kelso, it is very much concealed by the surrounding hills, it is said to abound with fish, particularly peret[?]

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Parish of Yetholm
Sheet 16, Plan 4
Described by William [?]

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