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OS1/31/26/59

List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
The Smoog Smuge

The Smoog
Gilbert Gilbertson
Laurance Lauranson
038.16; 038.03 This name applies to a small creek a short distance north of Tonga Geo
Gorties Geo Gorties Goe

Gorties Geo
Gilbert Gilbertson
Laurance Lauranson
038.16; 038.03 This name applies to a small creek on the southern shore of the Island of Whalsay near the Eastern side of the District of Clett

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[Page] 59.
Shetland Island of Whalsey
Parish of Whalsey
Sheet 38 Plan 16 Trace 3

Transcriber's notes

From different ink used the version of the names "The Smoog" & "Gorties Geo" have been Re-submitted - this annotation being indicated in another name book.
Probable misspelling in the Authorities of the name "Lauranson" - likely to be "Laurenceson".

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