List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
ALLT DRUIM AN DROINN Allt Druim an Droinn Revd. [Reverend] Mr. Joass, Golspie
Mr. McKenzie, Gobernuisgach
033; 042 This name signifies "Burn of the Hump-ridge", and applies to a stream of considerable volume having its rise at the N.W. [North West] side of "Cnoc an Alltain Riabhach." thence flowing south west, till it falls into Allt, a' Feithe Bhuidhe.
ALLT DRUIM-NA-DRUINN For 1" purposes only. See Index John Mackay Esq. Reay Villa, Bodenham Rd. Hereford
SÌTHAIN AN LAOIGH-AIRD Sithain an Laoigh-aird Revd. [Reverend] Mr. Joass
Mr. John McKenzie
042 This name applies to a portion of land which extends along a portion of both sides of Allt a Chraois, Signification "Hillock of Calf's Height or headland" The property of His Grace the Duke of Sutherland

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Parish of Durness -- County of Sutherland

Sithain an Laoigh-aird [Note]
For uniformity it is better to Keep to the
spelling sithean which has been hitherto
used on the Plans - see Macleod & Dewar's Dicty. [Dictionary]
Sìthain is bad spelling it is a violation of the well
Known rule in orthography Leathan ri Leathan &c.

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